Chris Mitchell (FSEDA, SFHEA) is Deputy Director of Academic Development at the Royal College of Art. He has also worked at the College as Head of Academic Development and Learning and Teaching Coordinator. Before that, he was Manager of the Economics Subject Centre at the University of Bristol. Chris is currently studying for a doctorate at UCL’s Institute of Education. His research focuses on the social responsibilities of UK higher education. He also has expertise in the design and delivery of action research projects.