Will Somerville joined the Migration Policy Institute as a Senior Policy Analyst in 2006 and now works part-time for the International Program. He is also Program Director for Unbound Philanthropy (U.K), a private foundation based in New York.
Prior to joining MPI, Mr. Somerville worked at the Commission for Racial Equality, the U.K. Prime Minister’s Strategy Unit, Cabinet Office, and the Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR). He has authored over 60 policy papers, chapters, and journal articles. His most recent book isImmigration under New Labour(2007, Policy Press).
He holds a master’s degree (with distinction) in social policy from the London School of Economics and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (FRSA) and Visiting Professor (2013-16) at the University of Sheffield.