Centre for Research on Entrepreneurship, Wealth and Philanthropy

Staff Profile

Dr Steve Humble MBE

Steve is Head of Education within the School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences at Newcastle University. Working alongside socially minded entrepreneurs, he has carried out seminal, grassroots research in Tanzania where he coordinated and directed research teams in slum areas to examine the contribution talented children might make to help eradicate poverty.

Humble has acted as a statistician on several developing country projects undertaking analysis with big data sets. He has worked with the British government on several committees and initiatives to investigate, support and develop educational improvement and was awarded the MBE for services to education in January 2016.

Personal web pages: http://www.ncl.ac.uk/ecls/staff/profile/steve.humble#tab_profile