Stuart Buck is senior advisor at the Social Science Research Council. As a vice president at Arnold Ventures for nine years, Stuart Buck funded renowned work showing that scientific research is often irreproducible. His work has been featured in Wired, the Economist, the New York Times, and the Atlantic, among many others. He has advised the GAO on how to improve federally funded research, consulted the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to design a conference on reproducibility, advised the John Oliver show on an episode about scientific reproducibility, and lectured at DARPA and IARPA.
He has a PhD in education policy from the University of Arkansas, a law degree with honors from Harvard Law School, and bachelor's and master's degrees in music from the University of Georgia.
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