Education and Science Policy Committee
This Principal Committee reports directly to Council and is responsible for:
- Proactive development of a strategic policy framework across education and science policy, and its communication.
- Development of the evidence base to underpin policy work.
- Reactive guidance and support in responding to relevant consultations.
- Guiding schools engagement work and relevant festival, careers and outreach activity as part of the strategic framework.
Committee Chair: Professor Sarah-Jayne Blakemore
Professor David Coates
Professor Stephen Price
Dr Susanne Voelkel
Our additional 6 members are TBC in early July, following recent recruitment.
Dr Laura Bellingan (Director of Policy and Public Affairs)
Dr Mark Downs (Chief Executive)
Rachel Lambert-Forsyth (Director of Membership and Professional Affairs)
Lauren McLeod (Head of Education Policy)
Dr Laura Marshall (Head of Science Policy)