Senior Lecturer, Melbourne Centre for the Study of Higher Education, University of Melbourne
Dr Gwilym Croucher is a higher education researcher, analyst and policy adviser at the University of Melbourne. He is Senior Lecturer in the Melbourne Centre for the Study of Higher Education as well as Principal Policy Adviser in the Chancellery at the University.
He is the 2017-18 Fulbright Victorian Postdoctoral Scholar for which he is a visiting researcher at the University of California Berkeley’s Center for Studies in Higher Education in the Goldman School of Public Policy.
Gwilym is a regular media commentator on higher education and is currently a Chief Investigator on an ARC Discovery Project examining the origins and effects of the Unified National System of Higher Education in Australia.
Nov 08, 2020 11:13 am UTC| Business
This is an edited extract of a new history, Australian Universities: A history of common cause, by Gwilym Croucher and James Waghorne (UNSW Press). In the early 1950s the universities faced an acute financial crisis,...
Aug 16, 2018 20:08 pm UTC| Insights & Views
The proposed merger between the University of Adelaide and the University of South Australia is building momentum. If it proceeds, it will be the first major merger between Australian higher education institutions in...