Professor Dennis Hayes

Dennis is professor of education at the University of Derby where he is chair of the College of Education Research Committee and the programme leader for PhDs in education. He is the founder and director of the campaign group Academics For Academic Freedom (AFAF) which is now a membership organisation with a members’ blog.

His book, The Limits of Academic Freedom, will be published in November 2016

Related Sessions
Monday 4 October 2010, 6.30pm Hamilton House, Mabledon Place, London WC1H 9BD
Tuesday 12 October 2010, 6.30pm Hallmark Hotel, Midland Road, Derby DE1 2SQ
Sunday 31 October 2010, 10.45am Café

The Role of the Teacher Today (Edited with Toby Marshall, SCETT 2016)
It’s Teaching Not Therapy (Campaign for Real Education 2016)
Beyond McDonaldization: visions of higher education (Routledge 2017)


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