Jonathan Breckon

Jonathan Breckon is the Director of the Alliance for Useful Evidence. He has over 15 years’ experience in policy, research and public affairs. His expertise lies particularly in brokering relationships between decision-makers and researchers from across disciplines – social sciences, engineering, science and the humanities.

He was previously Director of Policy and Public Affairs at the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC). He has also worked at the Royal Geographical Society, the British Academy, Universities UK and as a consultant working on a government-funded project developing quantitative skills in the social sciences. He is on the board of the Society for Evidence-Based Policing.