Phil Baty has 20 years of experience working in the global higher education sector, including more than seven years as editor of the World University Rankings.
Phil was listed as one of the top 15 “most influential” in education by The Australian newspaper in 2012 and in the 2016 book, Global University Rankings and the Mediatization of Higher Education, he is described as “one of the most powerful commentators, and arguably policy actors, on higher education”.
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