Dr Peter Kahn BSc, DIC, PhD, PGCert, MEd

Director, Centre for Higher Education Studies School of Histories, Languages and Cultures


Personal Statement

Dr Peter Kahn is Director of the Centre for Higher Education Studies, and a Senior Lecturer in Higher Education Studies. He is Director of Studies for the fully-online professional doctorate (EdD) in Higher Education. His research is focused on applying critical realist perspectives to the study of higher education, addressing such areas as employabiity, sustainability in higher education and internationalisation. He was awarded a National Teaching Fellowship in 2014, and is a Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. He is Editor of the international journal 'Teaching in HIgher Education'.

Prizes or Honours

  • National Teaching Fellowship (Higher Education Academy, 2014)
  • Senior Fellowship of the Staff and Educational Development Association (Staff and Educational Development Association, 2011)