BBSRC Council

The UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) Council is responsible for advising and making decisions, as delegated to it by the UK Research and Innovation Board, on scientific, research and innovation matters.

These responsibilities include:

  • the leadership of their discipline area or fields of activity, including the prioritisation of budgets within their delegated remits and the development of delivery plans
  • ensuring the future of skilled specialists, researchers, scientists and others essential to the sustainability of the UK’s research and innovation capacity
  • engaging with their community to develop ideas, raise awareness and disseminate strategic outputs
  • encouraging and facilitating collaborative work across the nine UKRI councils to foster strategic relationships.

Members

See all members of BBSRC Council.

Meeting dates and minutes

2023:

  • 14 March
  • 21 June
  • 20 September
  • 5 December

2022:

  • 16 March
  • 15 June
  • 29 September
  • 14 December

2021:

2020:

2019:

2018:

Contact

Secretariat

Email: bbsrc.cau@bbsrc.ukri.org.

Last updated: 4 April 2022

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