WAN Chang Da
Member of ARC8 Expert Group on Equitable Access and Success in Higher Education
Dr Chang Da Wan (C.D. Wan) is the Deputy Director and a senior lecturer at the National Higher Education Research Institute, Universiti Sains Malaysia.
His main research interest includes higher education policy and practice, specifically in the Global South on issues of governance and management, access and equity, student development and curriculum, doctoral education, the academic profession and internationalisation.
He has been involved in several research and consultancy projects with UNESCO-Bangkok, OECD, Commonwealth Tertiary Education Facility (CTEF), Asia Pacific Higher Education Research Partnership (APHERP) Research Cluster, the Head Foundation, the Higher Education Leadership Academy (AKEPT) and the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia.
Chang Da is also a Life Member of the Malaysian Society for Higher Education Policy and Research Development (PenDaPaT) and a Member of the Global Young Academy.