Ella Ritchie was appointed Deputy Vice-Chancellor at Newcastle University in February 2011 with specific responsiblity for Engagement and Internationalisation; her previous roles were Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Teaching & Learning at Newcastle University (since July 2004) and Postgraduate Dean in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. She is a political scientist by background and has a research interest in the Europeanisation of Higher Education. She has played a key role in the development of the doctoral cycle of the Bologna Process and is currently a member of the EU Erasmus Selection Board.
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