Higher Education Strategy and Planning: A Professional Guide

Higher Education Strategy and Planning: A Professional Guide

by Tony Strike (Editor)


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781138635265
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 07/05/2017
Pages: 274
Sales rank: 781,057
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Tony Strike is Director of Strategy, Planning and Governance at the University of Sheffield, UK. He is currently chair of UK Russell Group Directors of Strategy and Planning and a member of the Higher Education Strategic Planners Association (HESPA) national executive board.

Table of Contents


Preface by HESPA Chair



List of Contributors

List of Figures

List of Tables


Part I: Context and Positioning

Chapter 1: Locating Universities in a Globalising World

Susan Robertson and Kris Olds

Chapter 2: The functions of Strategy and Planning

Tony Strike, Martin Hanlon and Dominic Foster

Chapter 3: Developing Institutional Strategy

John Pritchard

Part II: Integrated Planning

Chapter 4: The Planning Cycle – a Strategic Conversation

Steve Chadwick

Chapter 5: Student Number Planning

Lucy Hodson

Chapter 6: Generating a research strategy for sustained success and growth

Jane Boggan, Rebecca Lambert, Elizabeth Westlake and Michael Wykes

Part III: Centrality, Co-ordination and Connection

Chapter 7: Leadership, Governance and Decision-Making

Tony Strike and David Swinn

Chapter 8: Risk Management

Rhiannon Birch, Rachel Pye, Claire McDonald and John Baker

Chapter 9: Finance, Resource Allocation and Income Forecasting

Sonia Virdee and Andrew Keeble

Part IV: Analytical Capacity and Capability

Chapter 10: Data Capability across the Information Landscape

Andy Youell and Dan Kidd

Chapter 11: Business Intelligence and Analytics

Tom Loya and Giles Carden

Part V: Insight and Information

Chapter 12: Indicators for Measuring and Managing Performance

Mike Kennerley

Chapter 13: Benchmarking and Ranking

Nicki Horseman

Chapter 14: Responsible Metrics

James Wilsdon

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