Austerity will usher in new technological age, v-c says @timeshighered

UUK president-elect foresees IT benefits among the coalition carnage. Hannah Fearn reports Universities that are forced to get by on dwindling budgets will drive a revolution in information technology, the next president of Universities UK has predicted. Eric Thomas, vice-chancellor of the University of Bristol, opened the Jisc annual conference in Liverpool this week by arguing that funding shortages would help to improve the use of IT within the academy. He warned that state funding Continue Reading →