Kate Jackson

Kate Jackson
Universities UK
Former 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

Five things the university funding review must do

19 February 2018
Today, the Prime Minister launched the government's review of post-18 education and funding in England. UUK's Deputy Director of Policy Julie Tam sets out five things the review must do.

Understanding student suicide

16 February 2018
John de Pury, UUK's policy lead on mental health, discusses the issue of student suicide, including suicide prevention and response.