May 25, 2022
Caroline Wagner was named the Ambassador Milton A. and Roslyn Z. Wolf Chair when she joined the faculty at Ohio State University (OSU) in 2011. Her research is in the field of science and technology and its relationship to policy, society, and innovation, with a particular focus on international collaboration. Prior to joining OSU in 2011, Dr. Wagner was a policy analyst working with and for government in a career that spanned more than 30 years and 3 continents.
She currently serves as a consultant to the United Nations for the Sustainable Development Goals. She has worked on research serving the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, she was twice a staff member for the U.S. Congress, and she worked as an analyst for the Congressional Office of Technology Assessment. She worked for the U.S. Embassy in Seoul, South Korea as an economic officer on technological change for the U.S. State Department.