Nicholas Burnett

Nicholas Burnett

Instructor, Executive Certificate of Advanced Studies - Innovative Financing for Education
  • Independent Consultant and Lecturer, currently focused on Innovative Finance for Education (IFE) and on the International Architecture for Education.

  • Chair, International Advisory Committee, NORRAG TRANSFORM Leave No One Behind Innovative Finance for Education project.

  • Visiting Special Professor of International Education Policy, Nottingham University, UK. Former visiting professor teaching about IFE at Kobe and Hiroshima universities (Japan) and Central European University (Hungary).

  • IFE publications for The Leading Group on Innovative Finance in Development, Open Society Foundation, The Education Commission, and NORRAG.

  • Senior Fellow at Results for Development (R4D) and Senior Research Fellow at the International Institute for Impact Evaluation (3ie).

  • Formerly founding Managing Director for Global Education at R4D; Assistant Director-General for Education at UNESCO; Director of the independent Global Education Monitoring Report at UNESCO; Sector Manager for Human Development, West and Central Africa, The World Bank.

  • BA Oxford; MA, PhD, School for Advanced International Studies, The Johns Hopkins University.