Graeme Harper is Dean of the Honors College at Oakland University, Michigan, USA. Previously holding positions in Texas and Alabama, he spent a number of years in the UK, where he founded the National Institute for Excellence in the Creative Industries. He holds doctorates from the University of Technology, Sydney, Australia, and from the University of East Anglia, UK. As a member of the Research Committee and the Business and Community Engagement Committee of the Joint Information Systems Committee, he assessed projects engaged in developing innovative educational technologies. From 2003 to 2015, he served as a research evaluator at the Arts and Humanities Research Council, awarding graduate and research project funding. Currently Vice-Chair of the At-Large Division at the Council on Undergraduate Research, his latest book about honors is Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Honors Education (2018).