Higher Education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects - Science and Technology Committee Contents


Evidence is published online at www.parliament.uk/hlscience and available for inspection at the Parliamentary Archives (020 7219 5314)

Evidence received by the Committee is listed below in chronological order of oral evidence session and in alphabetical order. Those witnesses marked with * gave both oral evidence and written evidence. Those marked with ** gave oral evidence and did not submit any written evidence. All other witnesses submitted written evidence only.

Oral evidence in chronological order

*  QQ 1-39    Sir Adrian Smith, Director-General of Knowledge and
        Innovation, Department for Business, Innovation and
        Skills (BIS)

*        David Russell, Director, Curriculum and Behaviour
        Group, Department for Education

**  QQ 40-67    Dr David Grant, Vice-Chancellor, Cardiff University

**        Professor Malcolm Grant, Vice-Chancellor, University
        College London (UCL)

**        Professor Les Ebdon, Vice-Chancellor, University of

*        Professor Sir Leszek Borysiewicz, Vice-Chancellor,
        University of Cambridge

*        Dr Malcolm McVicar, Vice-Chancellor, University of
        Central Lancashire

*        Professor Dame Julia Goodfellow, Vice-Chancellor,
        University of Kent

*        Professor Martin Hall, Vice-Chancellor, University of

*        Professor Sir Christopher Snowden, Vice-Chancellor,
        University of Surrey

*        Professor Brian Cantor, Vice-Chancellor, University of

*  QQ 68-92    Research Councils UK (RCUK)

*  QQ 93-119    Higher Education Funding Council for England

*  QQ 120-145    GlaxoSmithKline

**        Microsoft Ltd

*        Rolls-Royce

**        Siemens

**  QQ 146-166    Expedition Engineering

*        LGC

*        Vectura

*  QQ 167-215    Higher Education Academy

*        Quality Assurance Agency (QAA)

*        Vitae

*  QQ 216-245    Dr Caroline Sudworth, Higher Education Manager,

*        Engineering Council

*        Institution of Chemical Engineers

*        Society of Biology

**  QQ 246-280    Professor Stephen Caddick, Vice-Provost
        (Engineering), University College London (UCL)

**        Professor Chris Rudd, Professor of Mechanical
        Engineering and Pro-Vice Chancellor for Knowledge
        Transfer, University of Nottingham

*        Dr Phil Clare, Associate Director, Research Services
        and Head of Knowledge Exchange, University of

*  QQ 281-312    Home Office

*        University of Manchester

*        University of Southampton

**  QQ 313-347    Will Evans, 3rd year biochemistry student at Imperial
        College London

**        Fabio Fiorelli, 4th year MEng chemical engineering
        student at University College London (UCL)

**        Adam Hawken, 4th year PhD student at University
        College London (UCL)

**        Amran Hussain, biomedical sciences graduate of
        Durham University and Quality Co-ordinator at
        Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

**        Jennifer Newman, 4th year building services
        engineering student at London South Bank University

**  QQ 348-365    Dr Elizabeth Wasey, Safety Assessment Engineer,
        EDF Energy Nuclear Generation

**        Eva MacNamara, Engineer, Expedition Engineering

**        Dr Simona Parrinello, Group Head at the MRC
        Clinical Sciences Centre

**        Dr Gustav Teleberg, Cryogenic Engineer, Oxford

**        Dr Sukhbir Kaur, Trainee Healthcare Scientist,
        Clinical Chemistry, Sandwell and West Birmingham
        Hospitals NHS Trust

*  QQ 366-390    Damian Green MP, Minister of State for Immigration,
        Home Office

*        Carolyn Bartlett, Student Migration Policy Team,
        Home Office

*  QQ 391-433    David Willetts MP, Minister of State for Universities
        and Science, Department for Business, Innovation and
        Skills (BIS)

**  QQ 434-468    Professor Clifford Friend, Deputy Vice-Chancellor,
        Cranfield University

*        Professor Andrew George, Professor of Molecular
        Immunology and Director of the Graduate School and
        the School of Professional Development, Imperial
        College London

**        Professor David Bogle, Professor of Chemical
        Engineering and Head of University College London
        Graduate School (UCL)

Alphabetical list of all witnesses

4 Group

  Academy of Medical Sciences (AMS)

  Professor Edward Acton, University of East Anglia

  Association of British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI)

  Aston University

  British Academy

  British Computer Society (the Chartered Institute for IT)

  British Geological Survey

  British Medical Association (BMA)

  Professor Harry Bryden, The Challenger Society for Marine Science

  Cambridge Assessment

  Campaign for Science and Engineering in the UK (CaSE)

  Cancer Research UK

*  Cardiff University

  Careers Research & Advisory Centre (CRAC)

  City and Islington College

*  Cogent

  Committee of Heads of University Geosciences Departments

  Confederation of British Industry (CBI)

  Council for the Mathematical Sciences

  Council of Professors and Heads of Computing (CPHC)

**  Cranfield University

  Professor Peter Dobson, University of Oxford

**  EDF Energy Nuclear Generation

  Education for Engineering (E4E)

  Education Foundation

*  Engineering Council

  Engineering Development Trust (EDT)

  Engineering Professors' Council

  Engineering UK

  Equality Challenge Unit

**  Will Evans, Imperial College London

**  Expedition Engineering

  Expert Group for Women in STEM

**  Fabio Fiorelli, University College London (UCL)

  Geological Society

*  GlaxoSmithKline

*  Government

**  Adam Hawken, University College London (UCL)

  Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference (HMC)

  Heads of Departments of Mathematical Sciences (HoDoMS)

*  Higher Education Academy

*  Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE)

  Professor Sir John Holman, University of York

**  Amran Hussain, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

*  Imperial College London

  Imperial College Union

  Institute of Education (IoE)

  Institute of Physics (IoP)

*  Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE)

  Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)

  Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ)

*  LGC Limited

  Professor Averil Macdonald, University of Reading

  Professor John MacInnes, University of Edinburgh

  Medical Schools Council

**  Microsoft Ltd


**  Medical Research Council Clinical Sciences Centre


  National Higher Education STEM Programme

  New Engineering Foundation (NEF)

**  Jennifer Newman, London South Bank University

  Office fir Standards in Education (Ofsted)

  Open Engineering Solutions

  Open University

  Oxford Brookes University

**  Oxford Instruments

  Pearson Centre for Policy and Learning

  The Physiological Society

*  Quality Assurance Agency (QAA)

  Queen Mary, University of London

*  Research Councils UK (RCUK)

*  Rolls-Royce

  Royal Academy of Engineering

  Royal Astronomical Society

  Royal Geographical Society

  The Royal Society

  Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)

  Russell Group

  Lord Sainsbury of Turville

**  Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust

  The Science Council

  Scottish Qualifications Authority


**  Siemens

  Professor Michael Singer, University of Edinburgh

  Cathy Smith, Institute of Education

*  Society of Biology

  Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT)

  South East Physics Network (SEPnet)

  South Eastern Regional College


  Training and Development Agency for Schools (TDA)

  Universities and Colleges Admission Service (UCAS)

  UK Computing Research Committee (UKCRC)

  UK Deans of Science


  Universities UK

  University Alliance

**  University College London (UCL)

**  University of Bedfordshire

  University of Bristol

*  University of Cambridge

  University of Cambridge Careers Service

*  University of Central Lancashire

  University of Greenwich

*  University of Kent

*  University of Manchester

**  University of Nottingham

*  University of Oxford

*  University of Salford

*  University of Southampton

*  University of Surrey

  University of Warwick

*  University of York

*  Vectura

*  Vitae

  Wellcome Trust

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