Nicholas Timmins

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    Nicholas Timmins

    Senior Associate

    Nuffield Trust

Nicholas Timmins is a Senior Fellow at the Institute for Government and at The King's Fund, and until 2011 was Public Policy Editor of the Financial Times.

Nick is also Visiting Professor in social policy at the London School of Economics and an Honorary Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians. 

Selected previous positions

  • Public Policy Editor and Commentator, Financial Times, 1996 – 2012;
  • President of the Social Policy Association, 2008 – 2011;
  • Previously a journalist at the science journal Nature, The Press Association, and The Times;
  • Founder member of The Independent – variously a science, medicine, labour, industrial, health and social services, and political correspondent.