Dr. Luz Longsworth Bio

Dr. Luz Longsworth is the Pro Vice-Chancellor and Principal of the University of the West Indies (UWI) Open Campus, which is the Online and Flexible Learning campus of the UWI. Dr. Longsworth also holds the portfolio of Pro Vice-Chancellor in charge of the joint State University of New York (SUNY)-UWI Center for Leadership and Sustainable Development in New York, USA. She holds a Doctorate in Business Administration in Higher Education Management from the University of Bath in the United Kingdom, a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish and French (First Class Hons.), a Master of Business Administration (Marketing) degrees from the University of the West Indies (Mona), and a Master of Arts degree in Hispanic Studies from Queen’s University, Ontario, Canada. Her research focus is in the fields of Leadership Development, and Organizational Transformation in Higher Education. Dr. Longsworth currently chairs the UWI Press Board, and is an Honorary Fellow of the Commonwealth of Learning.