Anne-Marie C.

Director of Widening Participation
Happy to mentor
Happy to be contacted

About me

Anne-Marie C.
English and Related Literature
English and Related Literatures
United Kingdom

My employment

Director of Widening Participation
King's College London
United Kingdom
Large business (250+ employees)

Like this profile?

Add this profile to your favourites so you can return to it later from your account.

A day in the life of a Director of Widening Participation in the United Kingdom

Widening participation director at King's College London

Contacting me

You can follow me on Twitter @amcanning.

What I do

Anne-Marie Canning is the Director of Widening Participation at King’s College London. In this role she provides leadership and strategic direction for full lifecycle widening participation across the institution. Anne-Marie is currently leading a project with the Cabinet Office examining whether behavioural insights can improve the experience and outcomes of non-traditional learners at university. Anne-Marie is a member of the Universities UK Ministerial Advisory Group and recently served as Chair of the Russell Group Widening Participation Association.

In 2008 Anne-Marie was appointed as the first full-time Access Officer at University College, Oxford and her work at Univ earned her a University of Oxford Teaching Award. Anne-Marie has a degree in English and Related Literatures from the University of York and served a sabbatical term as the president of the students' union. Anne-Marie has served as a local councillor and is now a community governor at the Archer Academy.

Next steps...

If you like the look of Anne-Marie’s profile, the next steps are down to you! You can send Anne-Marie a message to find out more about their career journey. If you feel you would benefit from more in-depth conversations, ask Anne-Marie to be your mentor.

Related profiles

David B.
Academic Liaison Librarian
University of York
English and Related Literature
Rebecca D.
Volunteer Coordinator
Oxford Brookes University
English and Related Literature
Charlene B.
Head of International Marketing
Oxford University Press
English and Related Literature