I took a First degree in Natural Sciences (Physics), and a PhD in numerical modelling of the Earth’s mantle (geophysics).
My current work is as Director of Science Policy, the Royal Society. Previously 15 years as a senior civil servant running the Government Office for Science and working in several other Whitehall departments. NED experience on the governing bodies of universities, schools, a small business and an NGO.
Happy to offer career advice - preferably by phone after email contact and work shadowing.