Joel Ericsen is the Program Assistant for the Scientific Responsibility, Human Rights and Law Program. He provides administrative, research and technical support to senior Program staff for projects and events relating to science ethics, science and the law, and science and human rights. Joel also coordinates public outreach by managing the Program's communication channels.
Prior to his current role, Joel worked as an editorial coordinator for the AAAS open-access journal Science Advances and as a Research Assistant for Pew Research Center. Joel graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a B.A. in Political Science and in Journalism and Mass Communication.