James Ransom

James Ransom
Universities UK
Former Policy Researcher
James Ransom worked as a Policy Researcher, his main areas of work were local growth, English devolution, European Structural and Investment Funds, and innovation within higher education.

Before joining us James previously worked for UNESCO in Vietnam and Association of Commonwealth Universities in London.

James has a degree in History from University College London and a masters in International Development and Management from Lund University, Sweden.

Blog

A-level results day and Clearing 2019: reasons to be cheerful

12 August 2019
As A-level results day approaches, UUK’s Daniel Wake looks at recent trends in university admissions, and provides some final information to applicants, who for the first time can choose to put themselves into ‘Clearing’.

Higher education policy priorities for the new prime minister

31 July 2019
UUK's Karmjit Kaur on how new Prime Minister Boris Johnson can can help maximise the role of universities for both his domestic and global ambitions.