Lord Willis of Knaresborough

Lord Willis of Knaresborough

Full title

The Lord Willis of Knaresborough

Name

George Willis

Party/group

Liberal Democrat

Joined the Lords

18 June 2010

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 0207 219 5709
Fax: 0207 219 5979
willisg@parliament.uk

Web & Social media

Biography

UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Sub-Committee I (Higher education in STEM subjects) (Chairman) Lords 2011-12
Sub-Committee I (Higher education in STEM subjects) Lords 2011-12
Science and Technology Committee (L) Lords 2010-
Commons Science and Technology (Chair) Commons 2009-10
Commons Science and Technology Commons 2009-10
Innovation, Universities, Science and Skills Committee (Chair) Commons 2008-09
Innovation, Universities, Science and Skills Committee Commons 2008-09
Innovation, Universities and Skills (Chair) Commons 2007-08
Innovation, Universities and Skills Commons 2007-08
Draft Human Tissue and Embryos Bill (Joint Committee) (Chair) Commons 2007-07
Draft Human Tissue and Embryos Bill (Joint Committee) Commons 2007-07
Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (Chair) Commons 2005-07
Science and Technology Committee (Commons) Commons 2005-07
Liaison Committee (Commons) Commons 2005-10
Education & Employment Commons 1999-00
Constituency Date
Harrogate & Knaresborough 1997-10

Political life – other

Job title Organisation Date
President Yorkshire and Humberside Liberal Democrats 2010-

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Headteacher John Smeaton Community High School 1983-97
Headteacher Ormesby School 1978-83

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Chair The Association of Medical Research Charities 2010-
Chair e Learning Foundation 2010-
President Association of Colleges Charitable Trust 2010-
Leader Harrogate Borough Council 1990-97

Member's focus

Policy
American Politics
Education
Health services and medicine
Irish Politics
Science & technology
World
Northern Ireland
Republic of Ireland.

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Council Member, Natural Environment Research Council
    • Chairman, Health Education England Shape of Caring Review
    • Chairman, National Institute for Health Research Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care for Yorkshire and Humber (CLAHRC YH)
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Chair, Association of Medical Research Charities (AMRC) (registered charity)
    • President, Association of Colleges Charitable Trust