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Dr Stuart Parris

Senior Lecturer, Co-Director of Innogen, Economics

Faculty of Social Sciences
The Open University
Walton Hall
Milton Keynes

Stuart is a researcher at the Centre for Innovation, Knowledge and Development (IKD) and a senior lecturer in the Department of Economics at the Open University. He has a strong focus on interdisciplinary research for innovation policy, working with quantitative and qualitative methods. Stuart was also a senior analyst at RAND Europe for a year until March 2016.

He has published research on innovation processes and dynamics in pharmaceutical, biotechnology, environmental and clean technology sectors with a specialisation in entrepreneurship, small business and finance for innovation. Previous research has been funded by via a European Commission FP7 funded research consortium, as well as by the UK’s Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the British Academy. Prior to his career in policy research he worked for companies in venture capital and financial services.

Completed research