London (14 August 2015): The British Science Association (BSA) today announces that David Willetts will take up the post of Chair of the Association from September 2015.

Willetts, who served as the Minister for Universities and Science from 2010 to 2014, won widespread acclaim for supporting the UK’s science sector. He will be taking the reins as the BSA continues on its mission to promote science as a fundamental part of the UK’s culture and society.

You can read the full press release here (pdf).