Paul Chaney is Professor of Policy and Politics at Cardiff University School of Social Sciences. He has been a member of a number of public advisory bodies - including the UK government Steering Group on the Equality and Human Rights Commission.
He was a panel member/ special adviser to the RAE (2008) and REF (2010-11). He was co-editor of the peer-reviewed journal Contemporary Wales: An Annual Review of Social, Political and Economic Research. He is the author of over fifty papers in leading international peer-review academic journals, eleven edited collections and two monographs.