Dr Robin Mellors-Bourne

Dr Robin Mellors-Bourne

Job title

Director of Research & Intelligence


Robin has worked at CRAC for 14 years and is Director of Research & Intelligence. He leads CRAC’s research and knowledge-based consultancy work and also works on the evidence base that underpins Vitae. In that role he is an author in the ‘What do researchers do?’ report series and is also the analyst and writer for the national CROS and PIRLS reports. 

Robin is an experienced research leader, having led projects on many career-related themes, ranging from short-duration studies complex multi-partner projects. He has particular interests in HE transitions (in and out, at all degree levels), graduate outcomes and employability development, career intervention/resource evaluation, international HE, and STEM and research careers.