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Dr Matthew Andrews

Matthew is currently Pro Vice-Chancellor Governance and Student Affairs at the University of Gloucestershire having enjoyed an extensive career in university leadership. He is responsible for governance, a broad range of professional services, and internationalisation. Prior to his current role, Matthew was Academic Registrar and Director of Academic and Student Affairs at Oxford Brookes University. He started his career at Durham University where he held various posts including Director of the Graduate School and Director of Undergraduate Recruitment.
University of Gloucestershire
Job Title
Pro Vice-Chancellor Governance and Student Affairs

Matthew has served on the executives of ARC and AUA, and is a Fellow of the AUA. At present he is a member of the AHUA executive. He has been a member of a number of national HE groups for organisations including, amongst others, UCAS, Jisc, HESA, and the Department for Education. His interest in contemporary higher education policy and practice includes having served as a member of the editorial boards for three professional journals in the UK, USA, and Australia. He steps down as Chair of the Perspectives Editorial Board at the end of the year.

Matthew holds degrees in Philosophy and Social Research. He obtained his doctorate from Oxford University after researching higher education in the nineteenth century and is a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society.