Jakob Edler

Jakob Edler

Manchester Institute of Innovation Research, The University of Manchester, UK

Jakob Edler is Professor of Innovation Policy and Strategy Executive Director of the Manchester Institute of Innovation Research. His researches interests lie in the analysis and conceptualisation of governance and policy in science and innovation, with a recent focus on demand side innovation policy, governance of responsible research and innovation, the impact of science and innovation policy, and internationalisation. Jakob is member of the German National Academy for Science and Engineering (Acatech), of the Austrian Council for Research and Technological Development and of the executive committee of EU-SPRI, and as of June 2016 President of EU SPRI.