Dennis Hayes

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Hayes is a Professor of Education and Chair of the College of Education Research Committee at the University of Derby.1

He co-ordinates the Academy of Ideas’ Education Forum1 and is also the Founder and Director of the campaign group Academics For Academic Freedom.23

Hayes was previously a columnist for The Free Society.1 The Free Society was a campaign run by the tobacco industry front group Forest, whose website went offline around February 2015.4

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  1. abcUniversity of Derby, Professor Dennis Hayes, University of Derby website, undated, accessed September 2020
  2. Battle of Ideas Festival, Dennis Hayes, Battle of Ideas website, undated, accessed September 2020
  3. Academics for Academic Freedom, AFAF Correspondents, AFAF website, undated, accessed September 2020
  4. The Way Back Machine, The Free Society, undated, accessed July 2017