About Professor John Edmonds Visiting Professor, Durham University Business School
John Edmonds is a trade unionist and specialist in work organisation. Until 2003 John was General Secretary of the 700,000 member GMB trade union where he increased the representation of women at all levels in the union. During that period John served as President of the TUC. John is now a Visiting Professor at Durham University Business School and a Visiting Senior Research Fellow at King’s College, London, where he studies labour market and gender equality issues.