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academic administrator , educator

Patricia Mary Broadfoot, British academic administrator, educator. Certified postgraduate education London University, 1971. Trustee St. Monica's, Bristol; Member of ETS (research advisory board), UKHLS (chair governing board), Gloucestershire College (board member), British Association for International & Comparative Education, British Educational Research Association.

Background

Broadfoot, Patricia Mary was born on July 13, 1949 in London, England.

Education

Bachelor in Sociology, University Leeds, England, 1970. Master in Education, Edinburgh University, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, Open University, Milton Keynes, 1984.

Doctor of Science, U Bristol, 2000.

Career

Researcher Scottish Council Research in Education, 1973—1977. Lecturer Westhill College, Birmingham, England, 1977—1981. Lecturer/reader University Bristol, 1981—1990, professor of education, 1990—1991, head school education, 1992—1998, dean of social science, 1999—2002, pro vice-chancellor, 2002—2006.

Vice chancellor University Gloucestershire, England, since 2006. Chair research resources board Economic and Social Research Council, 2001—2006. Member Commission on Social Service, 2000—2002.

Director Higher Education Academy, University & College Employers Association.

Achievements

  • Certified postgraduate education London University, 1971.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Education, Assessment & Society, since 1996. Editor: (journal) Assessment in Education, 1991—2002, Comparative Education, since 1992. Co-author: (book) Promoting Quality in Learning, since 2000, Assessment: Whats in it for Schools, since 2002, An Introduction to Assessment Continum, 2007.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Trustee St. Monica's, Bristol. Member of ETS (research advisory board), UKHLS (chair governing board), Gloucestershire College (board member), British Association for International & Comparative Education, British Educational Research Association.

Connections

Married David Rockey, 1980. 3 children.

spouse:
David Rockey