Dr Liz Marr is Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Students) at The Open University. Her responsibilities include the student experience, student voice, student engagement and student satisfaction with a major focus on student success. She also has oversight of student employability, the Access, Participation and Success Strategy (including the APP), the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) and Quality Monitoring and Enhancement (QME).
Liz has over thirty years of experience in UK higher education with particular interest in lifelong learning and continuing education and their role in social justice and social mobility.
She is passionate about opening opportunity for all who wish to participate in learning, both formally and informally. She is Vice-President of the European Association of Distance Teaching Universities (EADTU), having served two years as President, and a college governor.