Caroline Wagner

Associate Professor and Wolf Chair in International Affairs
John Glenn School of Public Affairs

Caroline S. Wagner, an expert in the field of science and technology and its association to policy, society, and innovation, holds the Ambassador Milton A. and Roslyn Z. Wolf Chair in International Affairs at the John Glenn School of Public Affairs at The Ohio State University. Dr. Wagner earned her doctorate from the University of Amsterdam in science and technology dynamics; an M.A. degree in science, technology, and public policy from George Washington University; and a B.A. from Trinity College, Washington, DC. Her career has spanned more than 30 years and three continents. At The RAND Corporation, she was deputy to the director of the Science & Technology Policy Institute. She has served on the staff of the U.S. Congress and the U.S. Department of State. She was an advisor to the World Bank’s Knowledge Report and other projects, United Nations Millennium Development Project, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, and several governments. A fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, she is an editor of Science & Public Policy Journal and author of the book The New Invisible College: Science for Development.