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Alex Leonhardt

Alex Leonhardt
Universities UK
Former Senior Political Affairs Officer

​Alex joined Universities UK in 2012 and leads on political engagement in the areas of immigration and internationalisation, universities and counter-terrorism, freedom of speech, and professional education (such as teacher training, nursing and midwifery courses). 

Previously, Alex worked in Westminster in the offices of two members of parliament.

Alex studied philosophy at the University of Cambridge and has a masters degree in political philosophy from the University of York.


What next for the Teaching Excellence Framework?

3 February 2017
William Hammonds, Programme Manager at Universities UK, outlines the current challenges surrounding the Teaching Excellence Framework.

The industrial strategy and universities

23 January 2017
Julie Tam, Assistant Director of Policy at Universities UK, outlines the opportunities for universities in relation to the new industrial strategy.