Vernon Bogdanor CBE is professor of government at the Institute of Contemporary British History, King’s College London. He was for many years professor of government at Oxford University. In 2019, he was a visiting professor at Yale University. He is a fellow of the British Academy, the Royal Historical Society and the Academy of Social Sciences and an honorary fellow of the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies. He is a frequent contributor to TV, radio and the press and was the BBC’s academic expert on the 2010 election programme and the 2016 referendum programme.