Patrick is senior research fellow and Gwilym Gibbon Fellow at Nuffield College, Oxford, a Research Fellow at Manchester University and a Visiting Fellow in the Department of Politics at the University of Oxford. Patrick is also an elected member of Southwark Council. He is the former Head of Policy Planning in 10 Downing Street and Senior Policy Adviser to the Prime Minister. Patrick has spent ten years as a Special Adviser in various roles at the heart of British Government, including No.10 Downing Street, the Cabinet Office, the Northern Ireland Office, and the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) where he served as Group Director of Strategy. His recent publications include: Beyond New Labour
(with Roger Liddle, 2009); Social Justice in the Global Age
(with Olaf Cramme, 2009) and and After the Third Way
(with Olaf Cramme, 2012); and Global Europe, Social Europe
(with Anthony Giddens, 2006).