Simon Griffiths 

Simon is a Reader in British Politics at Goldsmiths, University of London where he was, until recently, Head of Department. His work is focused on the relationships between ideologies, party politics and public policy. His academic roles have included positions at Oxford, Queen Mary, and the LSE, where he also obtained his PhD. He has worked in public policy at the British Academy, leading think tanks; as a parliamentary researcher; and for Professor Lord Anthony Giddens. Simon’s writing regularly features in national newspapers and he often appears on TV and radio to discuss British politics.