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Dr Peter Robbins

Reader in Sociology of Science, Technology and Development, Open University; Co-Director of Innogen, Internal Liaison and Administration

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Development Policy and Practice
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
The Open University, Walton Hall,
Milton Keynes MK7 6AA

Peter Robbins obtained a BSc in psychology from Guilford College (USA), followed by an MSc and PhD in sociology from the London School of Economics. After having taught sociology at the University of Reading, and in the Institute of Water & Environment at Cranfield University, Peter joined Development Policy and Practice (DPP) and the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Centre for Social and Economic Research on Innovation in Genomics (INNOGEN) in 2004.

Peter is an Innogen Deputy Co-Director and a Senior Lecturer in Development Studies and Genomics based at the Open University.

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