David Willetts: The Idea of the University

22 November 2011, 18:00 - 19:30

Lady Mitchell Hall, Sidgwick Site

CRASSH 10th Anniversary Lecture Series


David Willetts MP, Minister for Universities & Science, was to have given the penultimate lecture in a series of six on The Idea of the University.

Further lectures in the series:


About David Willetts


David Willetts is Minister for Universities and Science. He has been the Member of Parliament for Havant since 1992. He has worked at HM Treasury, the Number 10 Policy Unit and served as Paymaster General in the last Conservative Government. He is a Governor of the Ditchley Foundation and a member of the Council of the Institute for Fiscal Studies.

He has written widely on economics and social policy. His book, The Pinch – How the Baby Boomers Took Their Children's Future - And How They Can Give it Back was published last year.