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Times Higher Education
Times Higher Education
(THE), formerly The Times
The Times
Higher Education Supplement (THES), is a weekly magazine based in London, reporting specifically on news and issues related to higher education. It is the United Kingdom's leading publication in its field.[1]

Contents

1 Publication history 2 Times Higher Education
Times Higher Education
World University Rankings 3 Awards 4 References 5 External links

Publication history[edit] From its first issue, in 1971, until 2008, The Times
The Times
Higher Education Supplement (THES) was published in newspaper format and was born out of, and affiliated with, The Times
The Times
newspaper. On 10 January 2008, it was relaunched as a magazine. It is published by TES Global, which until October 2005 was a division of Rupert Murdoch's News International. The magazine is edited by John Gill. Phil Baty is the editor at large, and is responsible for international coverage. He is also the editor of the magazine's World University Rankings. The magazine features a fictional satirical column written by Laurie Taylor, the "Poppletonian", which reflects on life at the fictional Poppleton University.[2] In 2011 Times Higher Education
Times Higher Education
was awarded the titles of "Weekly Business Magazine of the Year" and "Media Business Brand of the Year" by the Professional Publishers Association.[3] Times Higher Education
Times Higher Education
World University Rankings[edit] Main article: Times Higher Education
Times Higher Education
World University Rankings Times Higher Education
Times Higher Education
became known for publishing the annual Times Higher Education–QS World University Rankings, which first appeared in November 2004. On 30 October 2009 Times Higher Education
Times Higher Education
broke with QS, then its partner in compiling the Rankings, and signed an agreement with Thomson Reuters
Thomson Reuters
to provide the data instead. The magazine developed a new methodology in consultation with its readers and its editorial board. Thomson Reuters
Thomson Reuters
collects and analyses the data used to produce the rankings on behalf of Times Higher Education. The results have been published annually since autumn 2010. QS, which collected and analysed the rankings data from 2004 to 2009, no longer has any involvement with Times Higher Education's World University Rankings.[4][5] Awards[edit] The magazine runs two sets of awards annually. The first is the " Times Higher Education
Times Higher Education
Awards". The 2011 awards took place on 24 November at the Grosvenor House Hotel
Grosvenor House Hotel
on London's Park Lane and received a record number of entries across the 18 categories.[6] Seventeen universities were given awards in different categories, with the University of Sheffield
University of Sheffield
being "University of the Year". Tessa Blackstone
Tessa Blackstone
was given the " Lord Dearing
Lord Dearing
Lifetime Achievement Award".[6] The University of Strathclyde
University of Strathclyde
was named as the University of the Year at the 2012 awards which took place on 29 November 2012 at the Grosvenor House Hotel
Grosvenor House Hotel
on London's Park Lane. University of Strathclyde Principal and Vice-Chancellor Professor Sir Jim McDonald received the award at the ceremony.[7][8] The " Times Higher Education
Times Higher Education
Leadership and Management Awards" (Thelmas) were launched in 2009. The Thelmas were set up to recognise the impact that administrative staff have on the success of higher education institutions. References[edit]

^ Ariel Zirulnick (16 September 2010). "New world university ranking puts Harvard back on top". The Christian Science Monitor.  ^ "The inside story of Poppleton University". News – Press Releases. University of Leicester, UK. 31 October 2007. Retrieved 5 August 2011.  ^ "PPA Awards 2011".  ^ Baty, Phil. "New data partner for World University Rankings". Times Higher Education. Retrieved 11 July 2012.  ^ " The Times
The Times
Higher Education World University Rankings 2011–2012". Timeshighereducation.co.uk. Retrieved 11 July 2012.  ^ a b "Education news, resources and university jobs for the academic world". Times Higher Education. Retrieved 11 July 2012.  ^ " University of Strathclyde
University of Strathclyde
press release". Archived from the original on 6 January 2013. Retrieved 10 January 2013.  ^ "THE Winners 2012". Retrieved 10 January 2013. 

External links[edit]

Times Higher Education
Times Higher Education
official website

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Editors

John Walter (1785 to 1803) John Walter, 2nd (1803 to 1812) John Stoddart (1812 to 1816) Thomas Barnes (1817 to 1841) John Delane (1841 to 1877) Thomas Chenery
Thomas Chenery
(1877 to 1884) George Earle Buckle (1884 to 1912) Geoffrey Dawson (1912 to 1919) George Sydney Freeman (1919) Wickham Steed
Wickham Steed
(1919 to 1922) Geoffrey Dawson (1923 to 1941) Robert McGowan Barrington-Ward (1941 to 1948) William Francis Casey (1948 to 1952) William Haley
William Haley
(1952 to 1966) William Rees-Mogg (1967 to 1981) Harold Evans
Harold Evans
(1981 to 1982) Charles Douglas-Home (1982 to 1985) Charles Wilson (1985 to 1990) Simon Jenkins
Simon Jenkins
(1990 to 1992) Peter Stothard (1992 to 2002) Robert Thomson (2002 to 2007) James Harding (2007 to 2012) John Witherow
John Witherow
(since 2013)

Works originally published in The Times

The Darkling Thrush Harcourt interpolation The Mysterious Affair at Styles Ode of Remembrance The Secret Adversary

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