Director of the Arizona State University Risk Innovation Lab, Professor, ASU School for the Future of Innovation in Society, and author of "Films from the Future: The Technology and Morality of Sci-Fi Movies. Member of Board of Trustees, International Life Sciences Institute North America. Member of the President’s Research Council, Canadian Institute for Advanced Research. BSc, Birmingham University, UK; PhD, Cambridge University. Formerly, Co-Chair, Nanotechnology Health and Environment Implications working group, US National Nanotechnology Initiative. Former chair, University of Michigan Environmental Health Sciences Dept. Former Science Advisor to the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars Project on Emerging Technologies and Synthetic Biology Project. Served on Advisory Boards and committees: Center for Environmental Impacts of Nanotechnology; NISE Net; National Academies of Science; Council of Canadian Academies; US EPA.