Appointed as Staff Governor in February 2021.
Phil Hudson is Senior Lecturer: Food Quality and Security & Student Exchange Academic Lead. Phil joined the RAU in 2016 as a lecturer before becoming a senior Lecturer two years later and then progressing to Head of School. Before joining the RAU, Phil had a long career in policy analysis and representation working for the National Farmers Union of England and Wales. Phil’s main interests are agri-food policy, particularly how policy is derived and the many challenges and choices that need to be made in changing and adapting global food systems.
Phil sits on the Finance and Estates Committee and Nominations Committee.