The WISE Research Series


Dr. Ewart Keep

Position: Director of the Centre on Skills, Knowledge and Organisational Performance based at the Department of Education, Oxford University
Country: United Kingdom

Ewart Keep is Director of the Centre on Skills, Knowledge and Organisational Performance based at the Department of Education, Oxford University. He holds the Chair in Education, Training and Skills. He has advised parliamentary committees at Westminster and Holyrood, as well as the OECD, H M Treasury, DBIS, DfE, the Cabinet Office, the National Audit Office, and government departments in New Zealand and Australia. He has published extensively on apprenticeships, lifelong learning, higher education policy, the link between skills and economic performance, managerial attitudes towards investment in skill, and how public policy on education and training is created and enacted.