Professor Anne West


Professor of Education Policy in the Department of Social Policy

Anne West

Professor West has been working at LSE since 1990, first as a researcher, and since 2002 as Professor of Education Policy in the Department of Social Policy. She is carries out research on education policy and related topics.

She is currently responsible for the PhD programme in Social Policy and for a specialist undergraduate education course, Education Policy, which is offered as part of the BSc programmes in the Department of Social Policy.


Expertise: early years education and care policies; education policy and reforms; education and early years policy in comparative perspective; families and children; school finance