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Professor Tim Jickells appointed to Defra Science Advisory Council

Professor Tim Jickells has been appointment to the Science Advisory Council of the Department for Food, Environment and Rural Affairs (Defra).  The appointment commenced on 25 January 2016 and is for a period of three years.  The role of the SAC is to guide Defra’s scientific priorities and policy making, including horizon-scanning and long-range planning.

Further information on this ministerial announcement is available at: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/science-advisory-council/about/our-governance