The AHRC Council is responsible for the overall strategic direction and financial management of the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC). There are sixteen members of the AHRC Council, listed alphabetically below by first name. See also the
Members of Council Registers of Interest.
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Mr Anthony Lilley is Chief Creative Officer and CEO of Magic Lantern Productions.
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Professor Bernard Silverman is the Chief Scientific Adviser to the Home Office.
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Professor Sir David Eastwood (2011-2019) is Vice Chancellor of the University of Birmingham.
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Miss Deborah Bull is the Assistant Principal (Culture and Education), at King's College London.
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Professor Sir Drummond Bone is Master of Balliol College and Chair of the Arts and Humanities Research Council.
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Professor Fiona Macpherson is Head of Philosophy and Director of Research in Philosophy at the University of Glasgow.
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Professor Greg Walker is the Regius Professor of Rhetoric and English Literature at the University of Edinburgh.
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Ms Jan Dalley has been the arts editor of the Financial Times since 2005, and is the author of numerous articles on arts and culture in the British press.
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Ms Julia Grant is a Portfolio Director for the Impetus Private Equity Foundation.
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