David Boud is Foundation Director of the Centre for Research in Assessment and Digital Learning, Deakin University, Emeritus Professor at the University of Technology Sydney and Professor of Work and Learning at Middlesex University, London. His research is in the areas of learning and work and assessment in higher and professional learning. He is one of the most highly cited Australians in the field of teaching and learning in higher education. He holds an Honorary Doctorate from Linköping University, Sweden, is an Australian Learning and Teaching Senior Fellow (National Teaching Fellow) and is a former President of the Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia. His forthcoming book (with various others) is Developing Evaluative Judgement in Higher Education: Assessment for Knowing and Producing Quality Work, London: Routledge.