Chief Executive Officer

Dr. Janet Hannah

Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive Officer, Coventry University London

Dr. Janet Hannah has over twenty years experience as a senior academic and leader in higher education, where she has developed a strong international profile. In recognition of her reputation in the field, she was appointed an Honorary Consulting Fellow of UNESCO’s International Institute of Educational Planning (IIEP) in 2005.

The author of over 50 peer-reviewed publications relating to education and training, in English and Portuguese, Dr. Hannah is also a member of the international editorial board of several educational journals.

Before being appointed as CEO of the Coventry University London in February 2010, she held the senior post of Academic Director at Kaplan Higher Education International (the educational arm of the Washington Post Group) and has previously held senior academic positions at the University of Nottingham, Northumbria University and Ruskin College, Oxford.