Board Members

Professor Shamit Saggar CBE FAcSS

Chair, Campaign for Social Science

Biography:
Professor Saggar is Associate Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research) and Professor of Political Science and Public Policy at the University of Essex.

Stephen Anderson

Director, Campaign for Social Science, Board Member

Biography:
Stephen Anderson is responsible for the Campaign overall. He is also a member of the Campaign Board.

Nick Bibby

Board Member

Biography:
Nick is Communications Officer, Centre on Constitutional Change, University of Edinburgh.

Professor Jacqui Briggs FAcSS

Board member

Biography:
Professor Briggs is Head of School of Social and Political Sciences, University of Lincoln

Professor Colin Copus FAcSS

Board Member

Biography:
Professor Copus is Professor of Local Politics and Director of the Local Governance Research Unit in the Department of Politics and Public Policy, De Montfort University.

Jon Deer

Board Member

Biography:
Jon Deer is deputy director of the Research Division and team leader for the Research Development team at LSE.

Professor Rick Delbridge FAcSS

Board Member

Biography:
Professor Delbridge is Dean of Research, Innovation & Enterprise, Cardiff University and Professor of Organizational Analysis, Cardiff Business School

Dr Claire Donovan

Board member

Biography:
Dr Donovan is a Reader in the Health Economics Research Group (HERG), Brunel University London.

Professor Jon Glasby FAcSS

Board Member

Biography:
Professor Glasby is Professor of Health and Social Care and Head of School of Social Policy, University of Birmingham

Emeritus Professor John Goddard OBE FAcSS

Board member

Biography:
John Goddard is Emeritus Professor of Regional Development Studies at Newcastle University.

Desiree Lopez

Board Member

Biography:
Desiree Lopez is the CEO of TNS BMRB

Ziyad Marar

Board Member

Biography:
Ziyad Marar is Executive Vice President and Global Publishing Director at SAGE

Professor Andrew Russell

Board Member

Biography:
Professor Russell is Professor of Politics, University of Manchester

Dr Olivia Stevenson

Board Member

Biography:
Dr Stevenson is a geographer by background, joining UCL as Public Policy Impact Facilitator with the Office of the Vice-Provost (Research).

Sharon Witherspoon MBE FAcSS

Head of Policy

Biography:
Sharon is Head of Policy and also a member of the Campaign Board.