SPPUA-Bosso

Christopher Bosso

Professor of Public Policy
617.373.4398
education Ph.D.
University of Pittsburgh
Mailing address 360K RP
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
Biography

A professor of public policy, Bosso writes on the societal impacts of science and technology, environmental and food safety politics, the tactics and strategies pursued by environmental groups, and on public policymaking in general. His most recent major scholarly work is Environment, Inc.: From Grassroots to Beltway (University Press of Kansas, 2005), co-winner of the 2006 Lynton Caldwell Award for best book in environmental politics and public policy by the American Political Science Association.

Bosso is also principal investigator on a four year National Science Foundation funded Nanotechnology Interdisciplinary Research Team project, “Nanotechnology in the Public Interest,” a senior researcher with the NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing (CHN) at Northeastern, and director of the Nanotechnology and Society Research Group which examines the governance challenges posed to local, state, and federal governments by nanotechnology and other emerging technologies