Helen Lancaster - Professional Guidance and Mentor

Helen Lancaster

Higher music education
Cultural policy
Leadership in the arts


DR HELEN LANCASTER offers advisory services to higher music education institutions, music teachers and arts organisations.

With considerable personal experience in leadership, Dr Lancaster offers seminars and workshops in leadership issues relative to higher education and/or the arts: leadership style, organisational change, strategic planning and governance.

An experienced reviewer of tertiary music curricula, Dr Lancaster advises on change strategies for music institutions and arts organisations, and mentors emerging, middle and senior managers in higher education and the arts.

Her work in developing regional infrastructure in the arts, and in design and implementation of cultural policy offers significant experience to local and regional communities.

Dr Lancaster is a senior research fellow with international connections, and an international examiner and adjudicator in music at all levels: solo orchestral instruments, choral and instrumental ensembles, piano and guitar, from school through to post-graduate level.

To find out about the services Helen can offer your organisation, please view the services page or contact Helen directly.