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Amanda Wilkinson

Amanda Wilkinson
Universities Wales
Director, Universities Wales

As Director, Amanda is responsible for the leadership and management Universities Wales.

Before joining Universities Wales in November 2004 she held posts with the CBI as director for south west England, head of policy for Wales and senior adviser on SME matters for the UK.

During her early career she worked for the Institute of Revenues Rating and Valuation and the Valuation Office Agency. Amanda has served on numerous advisory bodies representing local government, business and higher education. She holds a degree from Staffordshire University.

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How universities can help solve the UK’s shortage of nurses

14 December 2018
The Royal College of Nursing's Lara Carmona explains how, with the right investment, universities can help to solve the UK's nursing shortage.

Auschwitz

Tackling hate crime in higher education: lessons from Auschwitz

11 December 2018
Professor Julia Buckingham, Vice-Chancellor of Brunel University London, on how her participation in the first ever 'Lessons from Auschwitz' programme has intensified her commitment to tackle hate crime in all its forms.