Dr James Robson


James Robson is the Co-Director for SKOPE and Associate Professor of Tertiary Education Systems in the Department of Education, Oxford University. He is also course leader for the MSc in Higher Education, CI on the Research on Research project in the Centre for Global Higher Education, and Chair of the Impact Strategy Group for the Department.

James’ research focuses on the political economy of Tertiary Education systems, bringing together key interests in the nexus of education and employment, the critical study of skills supply and demand, research eco-systems, access, social justice and sustainability. He has received major funding from the ESRC, the AHRC, the GCRF, the Edge Foundation, the Royal Society, the British Academy, the Office for Students and Research England.

James can be contacted by email at: james.robson@education.ox.ac.uk or by phone on: 01865 274044