Dr. Chris Tyler

Board Member

Dr. Chris Tyler is Director of Public Policy in University College London’s Department of Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy (UCL STEaPP), where he leads STEaPP’s policy programmes and explores how policy makers use scientific evidence. Prior to joining STEaPP, Dr. Chris Tyler spent five years as Director of the UK’s Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST) and before that was the first Executive Director of the Centre for Science and Policy (CSaP) at the University of Cambridge. He has a degree in anthropology from the University of Durham and a PhD in biological anthropology from the University of Cambridge and sits on the Council of the Royal Anthropological Institute.