Saturday 19 October 2013



Venue: Lightfoot Room, Divinity School,

St John’s College, Cambridge

(The “Divinity School” is part of St John’s College, and the entrance is off the alley opposite the Main Gate of the College.)


Main speakers:

Andrew McGettigan, author of

The Great University Gamble


Michael Bailey of Essex University  



The Council for the Defence of British Universities campaigns on behalf of those who work in universities, with a particular focus on such issues as

  • The financing of Higher Education
  • The effects of the REF
  • Prospects for early career researchers
  • Vulnerable subjects
  • Open Access



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