Professor Roger Goodman elected as the next Chair of the Council of the Academy of Social Sciences

Professor Roger Goodman elected as the next Chair of the Council of the Academy of Social Sciences

14 April 2015

Professor Roger Goodman, Governing Body Fellow at St Antony's, an expert on Japanese society and head of the social sciences division at Oxford University, was elected as the next Chair of the Council of the Academy of Social Sciences.

Professor Goodman takes over in July as chair of the council of the UK’s national organisation for leading social scientists in universities, learned societies, business and government. He succeeds Professor Sir Cary Cooper CBE FAcSS, the internationally known organisational psychologist, who has led the Academy for the past 6 years.