Education Experts

Mr Rodney Harris

Founding Head Master of Chengdu Westminster School

Mr Rodney Harris taught at Westminster School, London for twenty-nine years, with extensive management experience as Head of Department, Housemaster and from 2010 – 2019 as Deputy Head, responsible for all aspects of academic management: the curriculum, teaching and learning, admissions processes as well as university applications and guidance. He has overseen a series of comprehensive, school and departmental, pedagogical initiatives. He has also served on Cambridge Assessment International Education’s advisory board.

Ms Debbie Harris

Principal of Chengdu Westminster Senior School

A Master’s degree in Mathematics, University of Oxford; A Post Graduate Certificate in Education, University of Oxford; A mathematician; Former Deputy Head (Co-Curriculum) of Westminster School; Former Deputy Head of (Co-Curriculum) of Marlborough College; The first female to join Westminster School’s Senior Management Team.

Ms Liu Juan

Principal of Chengdu Westminster Primary School

Top-ranking Teacher (by Provincial standards); Selected amongst Chengdu's first edition of 'Top-ranking Principals Awards'; Recognised Nationally as 'Model Teacher'; "8th March National Flag-Bearing Honour"; Recognised by Sichuan Province as Outstanding Contributor of Excellence and Professionalism; Elected as the 15th and 16th Chengdu's NPC (National People's Congress) Representative.

Dr Min Du

Director of Education of CWS 、 Acting Principal of Junior Middle School of CWS

The first and only Doctorate of Education (EdD) of University of Cambridge from China; MBA in Educational Management of The University of Leicester; Education Research and Development Experts, Curriculum Design Experts, Education Planning Experts; Chief curriculum consultant of St Paul’s Girls’ School (SPGS) International in Chengdu; UK qualified teacher with about 15 years of teaching experience in the UK secondary school and six form; School mentor of PGCE trainee teachers at the University of Cambridge

Dr Ralph Townsend

Chairman of CWS Governing Body

PhD from Oxford University. Former Headmaster of Winchester College (2005-2016). He was previously Headmaster of Oundle School, and Headmaster of Sydney Grammar School. He has also been a Tutor and Dean of Degrees at Lincoln College, Oxford University.

Dr Lim Lai Cheng

Member of CWS Governing Body

Bachelor and Masters of University of Cambridge, Master of Nanyang Technological University, PhD of University College London. She is Executive Director of SMU Academy, Singapore Management University and the former Principal of Singapore Raffles Institution.

Mr Geran Jones

Senior Consultant, Westminster School London

Former Head of Modern Languages and Housemaster at Westminster School. He took a lead role in developing Cambridge Pre-U qualification. Mr Jones is also a Principal examiner with Cambridge Assessment International Education.