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Department of Life Sciences Communication

Dietram Scheufele



Dietram A. Scheufele is Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in the Department of Life Sciences Communication at UW—Madison. Prior to joining UW, he was a tenured faculty member at Cornell University. He is Wisconsin PI and co-leader of the Public Opinion and Values Research Team for the NSF-funded Center for Nanotechnology in Society at Arizona State University (CNS-ASU). Scheufele is a former member of the Nanotechnology Technical Advisory Group to the U.S. President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST) and currently serves on the National Conference of Lawyers and Scientists, a joint committee of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and the American Bar Association. Scheufele's professional experience includes consulting work for Fallon Worldwide, the Public Broadcasting System, the World Health Organization, and the World Bank.


Information technology, Societal implications

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