Is 62 the new 50? – Fifty years of Population Change and fifty years of the ESRC

Professor Jane Elliott is the Chief Executive of the ESRC.

Professor Jane Elliott

On Thursday evening (25 June) I attended an event hosted by the British Academy and organised by the British Society for Population Studies. The aim was to celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of ESRC and the role we have played in supporting research in demography. Continue reading

Picture of the week: 50 years of ESRC Chief Executives and Chairs

The Council Chair and Council members share collective responsibility for the ESRC’s performance. The role of the ESRC Council is to decide on all issues of major importance, principally issues of corporate strategy, key strategic objectives and targets. Responsibility for delivering key strategy is delegated to the Chief Executive, who is also responsible for the implementation of our policies and decisions, and for the overall management of the ESRC Office.

Here are a few of the Chairs and Chief Executives.