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The Centre for Science and Policy

News during March 2010

CSaP Appoints New Executive Director

The Centre for Science and Policy is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Chris Tyler as its Executive Director. Chris will be joining us from the House of Commons, where he has been science adviser to the Science and Technology Select Committee for the past three years.

Building the Whitehall Bridgehead

A consultation meeting to discuss the role CSaP plays in bringing together policy officials, academics and business leaders: The Centre completed its series of Whitehall Consultations at the Royal Society in London on 4 March, continuing the process of building ...

Around the Science Policy World in 50 Minutes

Attendees at the CSaP's second Distinguished Lecture were taken briskly through 50 years of science policy research in 50 minutes as Professor Ben Martin, former Director of SPRU, led them on a whistle-stop tour of the twenty key "steps forward" that have been made in the field.