Category: Resources

  • Oxford Heads of Houses: roles and trends in recent appointments

    The Head of House role of a College within Oxford University is a nuanced one. Each Governing Body places it own interpretation on the requirement, according to need at the time, but three key elements are common to all colleges. The first element of the role is the obvious task of chairing the Governing Body… Read more »

  • Wanted: child abuse inquiry chair … third time lucky?

    Making appointments in public is demanding and is not just a challenge that faces government ministers. Many organisations find themselves needing to appoint to key positions in circumstances where there are complex stakeholders to be navigated. Add to that the inevitable media interest and you have the recipe for a process which can easily go… Read more »