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Niels Mejlgaard


Director of the Danish Centre for Studies in Research and Research Policy at AU. His work focuses on research policy and governance, with particular interests in ‘scientific citizenship’, public participation and perceptions of science and controversial technologies. He has published on these issues in leading broad and specialized journals including Science and Public Policy, Science as Culture, Public Understanding of Science, and Nature Biotechnology. He has coordinated several Danish research projects on research policy and public participation. He was scientific coordinator of the MASIS project and has been actively involved in several other European projects relating to responsible research and innovation (Res-AGorA, PE2020, STEPE, SS-ERC, PLACES)