Behavioral and social science community meets with new OSTP staff
The behavioral and social science advocacy community met with Daniel Goroff, PhD, who has just arrived at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy
On Wednesday, July 20, the Consortium of Social Science Associations invited colleagues from the behavioral and social science advocacy community to meet with Daniel Goroff, PhD, who has just arrived at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) on loan from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. Goroff received his doctorate in mathematics and was a professor at Harvard and vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty at Harvey Mudd College. He also has served as a division director at the National Research Council in Washington and did a previous stint at OSTP in 1997-1998. Goroff is especially interested in economics, finance, mathematics, the scientific and technical work force, and education, and he will handle the OSTP portfolio of social, behavioral and economic sciences.