Online Education Services, UK. Online Education Services has appointed one of the world’s leading thinkers in online learning Gilly Salmon as Academic Director of its UK operations. Gilly brings more than 30 years’ experience in Higher Education. She is internationally renowned for her significant contributions to education futures and for research into technological change and learning innovation. Professor Salmon will create and lead the UK academic team and looks forward to playing a significant role in developing new partnerships, and delivering high quality academic programmes. She is a Professor of Innovation and Transformation at the University of Liverpool. She was previously Pro Vice-Chancellor at the University of Western Australia and Swinburne University of Technology.