Public Policy Committee
The Academy’s public policy programme of work is overseen by the Vice-President (Public Policy), Professor Genevra Richardson, drawing on advice from the Public Policy Committee (PPC). The Committee is chaired by Professor Richardson and includes Fellows as well as external stakeholders amongst its members.
Research and Higher Education Policy Committee
The Research and Higher Education Policy Committee takes an overview of, and approves priorities for, the Academy’s research funding, HE and skills policy in the context of national requirements and overall strategy.
Higher Education Policy Development Group
The Higher Education Policy Development Group shapes and informs policy projects in the area of research and higher education. Following strategic advice from the Research and Higher Education Policy Committee the committee supports the policy team in developing high impact policy work ensuring that it has maximum impact.
UK Strategic Forum for the Social Sciences
The UK Strategic Forum for the Social Sciences brings together senior representatives from organisations that fund, commission and use social science research in order to facilitate discussion about the major issues and challenges facing the social sciences.
Humanities and Social Sciences Learned Societies and Subject Associations Network
The Humanities and Social Sciences Learned Societies and Subject Associations Network (HSS LSSA) is convened by the British Academy to bring together academics from across the HSS disciplines to discuss a range of issues and policy developments.