Lord James O'Shaughnessy

Lord James O'Shaughnessy

School of Education
Senior Research Fellow

Contact details

Address
The Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues
School of Education
12th Floor (West) Muirhead Tower
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston, Birmingham
B15 2TT, United Kingdom

Lord James O’Shaughnessy joined the Jubilee Centre in April 2021 as Senior Research Fellow. Lord O’Shaughnessy’s work at the Centre will focus on enhancing the Centre’s impact in the field of education.

Prior to joining the Centre, Lord O’Shaughnessy was Director of Policy to the Prime Minister between 2010 and 2011, Founder of Floreat Education a multi-academy trust focussed upon character in 2013, a Government Whip (Lord in Waiting) between 2016 and 2017, and Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department of Health between 2016 and 2018. Lord O’Shaughnessy was made a life peer in 2015.