Scotland Adviser, Joseph Rowntree Foundation

Dr. Jim McCormick is Scotland adviser to the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, a member of the Social Security Advisory Committee (SSAC) and co-founder of research partnership McCormick-McDowell.

Previously he was Director of independent think-tank the Scottish Council Foundation (SCF) and a research associate with the IPPR in London. His main interests include tackling poverty, the changing jobs market and wellbeing in later life.

He is a Board Member of Scottish Business in the Community and a member of the Stroke Association Scotland Committee. Married with a daughter and living in Glasgow, other interests include music, languages and Greenock Morton FC.