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Paul Miller, Professor

Director, Institute for Educational & Social Equity at Institute for Educational & Social Equity

Paul Miller, PhD, is professor of Educational Leadership & Social Justice and President of the Commonwealth Council for Educational Administration & Management. He is also Principal Consultant and Director of Educational Equity Services.

He has an extensive body of research in the area of anti-racism and social justice in education, and educational leadership, in particular regarding staff progression and leadership behaviour. He has conducted numerous organisational studies, many of which have been published as journal papers and/or reports.

He has undertaken capacity-development work in hundreds of schools with teachers and school leaders, and also with college and university leaders. He has also developed the UK’s first accredited professional development programme in “Equity, Inclusion & Organisational Diversity”.

He has worked with organisations to revise and develop systems and processes in relation to staff recruitment, development, retention and progression, and he also supported many educational institutions in areas of diversifying, decolonising and inclusivising the curriculum. Furthermore, he has supported organisations in reviewing and/or drafting EDI policies, and provides “Facilitated conversations” on Race & BAME staffing Senior Management Team in educational and other organisations.

He is a member of Council of the British Educational Leadership Management Administration Society, Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences and a Chartered Manager, Chartered Management Institute.

Paul Miller's contributions

Is Leadership enough?

#BERA_CCEAM2020 20-20 often refers to perfect vision; but the year 2020 has been far from unspoilt with hundreds of millions of students experiencing educational disruption due to the COVID 19...

Video4 Dec 2020

Is Leadership Enough?

Online registration for this event has now closed, please email  to register.   #BERA_CCEAM2020 20-20 often refers to perfect vision; but the year 2020 has been far from...

Past event3 Dec 2020

In Conversations with…Professor Paul Miller

In this episode of the BERA Podcast BERA Chief Executive Nick Johnson interviews Professor Paul Miller, the President of the Commonwealth Council for Educational Administration and Management...

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Podcast13 Oct 2020

BERA Council and Committees

BERA Council is supported by a number of standing committees and steering groups who are tasked with actioning the decisions of BERA Council. BERA Council is made up of the following: The...