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A senior scholar position to focus on the impact of fast-changing technology on human societies, using the rapidly growing digital resources of the Library of Congress as well as the immense "grey literature" of science and technology from many of the world's countries. The Chair is appointed by the Librarian of Congress.

Chair Holders

Manuel Castells - 2012

University Professor and the Wallis Annenberg Chair in Communication Technology and Society at the University of Southern California, at the Kluge Center Castells worked on his book "Networks of Outrage and Hope: Social Movements in the Internet Age." Read announcement

George Chrousos - 2011

Professor and chairman of the Department of Pediatrics at the Athens University Medical School in Greece, at the Kluge Center Chrousos wrote a comprehensive study on the profound impact of stress. Read announcement

Raymond Dwek - 2007

The director of the Glycobiology Institute at Oxford University, Dwek was the first holder of the Kluge Chair of Technology and Society. At the Kluge Center Dwek researched desertification in the Negev, the development of an AIDS vaccine, and university/industry relationships. Read announcement

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