Stefaan G. Verhulst is co-founder and chief research and development officer of The Governance Lab (GovLab), where he is responsible for building a research foundation on how to transform governance using advances in science and technology.
Stefaan spent more than a decade as chief of research for the Markle Foundation, where he continues to serve as senior advisor. He is also an adjunct professor in the Department of Culture and Communications at New York University (NYU).
Previously at Oxford University he co-founded and was the head of the program in comparative media law and policy at the Centre for Socio Legal Studies, and also served as senior research fellow of Wolfson College. He is still an emeritus fellow at Oxford.
Stefaan has served as a consultant to numerous international and national organizations and has authored and co-authored several books.