Anneliese Dodds

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Anneliese Dodds
MP
Official portrait of Anneliese Dodds crop 2.jpg
Member of Parliament
for Oxford East
Assumed office
8 June 2017
Preceded by Andrew Smith
Majority 23,284 (43.2%)
Member of the European Parliament
for South East England
In office
1 July 2014 – 8 June 2017
Preceded by Peter Skinner
Succeeded by John Howarth
Personal details
Born (1978-03-16) 16 March 1978 (age 39)
Aberdeen, Scotland
Political party Labour Party (PES)
Alma mater St. Hilda's College, Oxford
University of Edinburgh
London School of Economics
Profession Academic
Website anneliesedoddsmep.uk
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Anneliese Jane Dodds[1] (born 16 March 1978) is a British Labour Party politician who was elected as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Oxford East in 2017. She was formerly a Member of the European Parliament for the South East England region from 2014–2017.

Early life[edit]

Dodds was born in Aberdeen, Scotland and moved to South East England in 1996 where she studied Philosophy, Politics and Economics at St Hilda's College, Oxford.[2][3] She graduated from Oxford with a first-class degree, and subsequently read for a master's in Social Policy at the University of Edinburgh, followed by a PhD in Government at the London School of Economics.[4]

Political career[edit]

Dodds was elected as a Member of the European Parliament for the South East England region in 2014.[5] In the European Parliament, Dodds sat on the European Parliament's Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs.[6]

As of May 2017, she is a Senior Lecturer in Public Policy at Aston University, Birmingham.[4][7]

Dodds was elected as the Member of Parliament for Oxford East in the 2017 general election.[8]

On 3 July 2017 she was appointed as a Shadow Treasury Minister by Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.[9]

Previously Dodds had unsuccessfully campaigned for the constituency of Billericay in the 2005 General Election[10] and the constituency of Reading East in the 2010 general election.[11] She was also unsuccessful in the 2006 Oxford City council elections[12] for the ward of Holywell.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "No. 61961". The London Gazette. 19 June 2017. p. 11784. 
  2. ^ "About Anneliese". anneliesedoddsmep.uk. 23 July 2016. Retrieved 23 July 2016. 
  3. ^ "Congratulations". sthildas.ox.ac.uk. 2014-05-27. Archived from the original on 18 June 2014. Retrieved 3 May 2017. 
  4. ^ a b "Dr Anneliese Dodds". Aston University. 21 May 2017. Retrieved 21 May 2017. 
  5. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 28 May 2014. Retrieved 26 May 2014. 
  6. ^ Lanktree, Graham (19 June 2015). "Britain should put City of London under EU financial rules – Deutsche Bank vice chairman". International Business Times. IBTimes Co., Ltd. Retrieved 27 January 2016. ...UK Labour MEP Anneliese Dodds, who sits on the EU's Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee. 
  7. ^ "About Anneliese". Anneliesedodds.org.uk. 22 May 2014. Archived from the original on 27 May 2014. Retrieved 26 May 2014. 
  8. ^ Rust, Stuart (28 April 2017). "Parliamentary candidate announced to replace Labour's Andrew Smith". The Oxford Times. Gannett. Retrieved 29 April 2017. 
  9. ^ "Reshuffle 2: The Maintenance of the Malcontents". New Socialist. 8 July 2017. Retrieved 10 July 2017. 
  10. ^ "Billericay General Election Results 2005". electoralcommission.org.uk. Electoral Commission. 10 July 2017. Retrieved 10 July 2017. 
  11. ^ "Reading East General Election Results 2010". electoralcommission.org.uk. Electoral Commission. 10 July 2017. Retrieved 10 July 2017. 
  12. ^ "Election Results - Oxford City Council All Wards 2006". oxford.gov.uk. 10 July 2017. Retrieved 10 July 2017. 

External links[edit]

Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Andrew Smith
Member of Parliament
for Oxford East

2017–present
Incumbent