Kate Jackson

Kate Jackson
Universities UK
Senior Political Affairs Officer
Kate works in the political affairs team, providing the secretariat for the All-Party Parliamentary University Group and helping to deliver parliamentary events and to coordinate political briefings and reports. 

Previously Kate worked as a private secretary to several government ministers and special advisers in the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and before this for the House of Lords EU Select Committee on Environment and Energy.
 
She studied politics at the University of East Anglia.​

Blog

Slimmed down Queen’s speech: anything for universities?

21 June 2017
Karmjit Kaur, Head of Political Affairs at Universities UK, discusses key points for the higher education sector in the Queen's speech.

Election 2017: what the manifestos say on higher education

19 May 2017
Mark Condren, Political Affairs Officer at Universities UK, outlines the most significant higher education commitments made by the Conservatives, Labour and Liberal Democrats.