Ellen Hazelkorn is President of EAIR (European Higher Education Society) and Chairperson of the EU Expert Group on Science Education (2014), and on the Management Board of the ESRC/HEFCE Centre for Global Higher Education (CGHE), at the Institute of Education, UCL.
Professor Hazelkorn has worked as higher education policy consultant and specialist with international organisations and governments for over 15 years, and regularly undertakes strategic and research evaluations and peer review assessments for European and national research/scientific councils and universities. She has over 20 years senior experience in higher education, holding positions as Vice President of Research and Enterprise, and Dean of the Graduate Research School, and Vice President and Founding Dean of the Faculty of Applied Arts, Dublin Institute of Technology. Professor Hazelkorn is a member of the editorial/advisory boards for: Policy Reviews in Higher Education, Higher Education Policy, International Journal for Researcher Development, European Journal of Higher Education, Palgrave Communications, and Science and Society, and previously, Higher Education Management and Policy. She was awarded a BA and PhD from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and the University of Kent, UK, respectively.