Simon Marginson

University College London
Professor of International Higher Education

​Simon Marginson is Professor of International Higher Education at the UCL Institute of Education at University College London in the UK, Director of the ESRC/HEFCE Centre for Global Higher Education (CGHE), and Editor-in-Chief of Higher Education. CGHE is a research partnership of five UK and eight international universities with £6.5 million in funding for 16 projects on global, national and local aspects of higher education.

Simon’s research is mostly focused on global and international aspects of higher education, and higher education and social inequality. His is Co-Chair of the Higher Education Commission Inquiry into Education Exports.