Sølvi Lillejord, Norwegian Knowledge Centre for Education

Sølvi Lillejord is the Director of the Knowledge Centre for Education at the Research Council of Norway and Honorary Research Fellow at the Department of Education, University of Oxford. Professor Lillejord has established research groups, supervised PhD students and set up regional and national research schools in education. She established and ran a national programme for school leaders and was funded for 12 years to build research capacity in the Southern African region. In 2011, she was external member of a panel reviewing the Department of Education, University of Oxford. In 2015, she was external member of a review panel evaluating TIER, Top Institute for Evidence Based Education Research in the Netherlands. Professor Lillejord is a member of AERA and EARLI. She has published in journals such as Journal of Education and Work, Journal of International Cooperation in Education, International Journal of Web Based Communities, International Journal of Qualitative Studies in Education.