Rebecca Endean was appointed Chief Scientific Adviser at the Ministry of Justice in October 2008.
Prior to joining MOJ, Rebecca had considerable analytical and policy expertise as a policy adviser and analyst, on a wide range of social policy issues, in particular labour market, poverty and family policy. She has a BSc (Hons) in Economics and Economic History from London School of Economics, and a MA in Economics from Warwick University.
In 2000 she was awarded an OBE for her work at the Department for Social Security.
Rebecca carries out the Chief Scientific Adviser role alongside her role as the Director of Analytical Services.