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Professor Jeff Thompson CBE, AIE Chair of Trustees - University of Bath UK

Professor Jeff Thompson CBE is Emeritus Professor of Education at the University of Bath, where he teaches, supervises and researches through the Centre for the study of Education in an International Context (CEIC) in areas relating specifically to international schools and international education.

Jeff has worked closely for many years with curriculum, evaluation and assessment/examinations systems both nationally and internationally – including holding many offices with the International Baccalaureate - and currently chairs the Advisory Board for the International Primary Curriculum and International Middle Years Curriculum.

Jeff is also Chair of the International Advisory Board for the International Teacher Education for Primary (ITEPS) Schools project. He has published widely in the field of international education, and was Founding Editor of the Journal of Research in International Education. He holds Board membership of a number of international schools and was a member of the International Council for the United World Colleges. He was Founding Chair of the AIE, continued as a Trustee and has now resumed the Chair of the AIE Board.