Mitchell Young is an Assistant Professor in the Department of European Studies at Charles University in Prague. His research is directed towards knowledge governance and science policies in the EU and Member States both internally as a form of European integration and externally though science diplomacy as tool in foreign policy. He teaches courses on EU policies, Knowledge governance, comparative political economy, and European economic integration. He holds a Ph.D. in Area Studies from Charles University’s Faculty of Social Sciences, an M.A. from University of Chicago, and a B.A. from Williams College.
In S4D4C, Mitchell leads work package 3 ‘European science diplomacy addressing global challenges’ – the empirical work. He guided through a session at S4D4C’s 2nd Networking Meeting ‘Towards a European Science Diplomacy Roadmap’ in Berlin.