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Professor David Wield is Director of Innogen, based at the University of Edinburgh and is also Professor of Innovation and Development at The Open University.
David Wield Curriculum Vitae (PDF 100KB)
Mittra, J., Tait, J. and Wield, D. (2011) 'From maturity to value-added innovation: lessons from the pharmaceutical and agro-biotechnology industries', Trends in Biotechnology, Vol 29, No 3, pp. 105-109
Mittra, J., Tait, J. and Wield, D. (2011) 'The Future of Pharmaceutical Innovation: New Challenges and Opportunities', Innovations in Pharmaceutical Technology, Mar 2011, pp. 32-34
Wield, D., Chataway, J., Bolo, M (2010) ‘Issues in the Political Economy of Agricultural Biotechnology’, Journal of Agrarian Change, Vol 10, Issue 3, p342-366
Papaioannou T, Wield D, Chataway J, (2009) ' Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy 27(2) 319 – 339
Forbes, N., Wield, D. (2008) '', Industry and Innovation, Vol 15, Issue 1, pp.69-92
Kale, D., Wield, D. (2008) '', Industry and Innovation, Vol 15, Issue 1, pp.93-114
Chataway, J., Smith, J. and Wield, D. (2007) ', Journal of International Biotechnology, Vol.9, Issue 2, pp.172-187
Chaturvedi, K., Chataway, J., Wield, D. (2007) '',Technology Analysis and Strategic Management, Vol 19, Issue 5, pp.565-588
Chataway, J., Tait, J., Wield, D (2007) '', Technology Analysis and Strategic Management, Vol 19, Issue 5, pp.697-708
Chataway, J., Tait, J. and Wield, D (2006) '', Technology Analysis and Strategic Management, 18(2), pp.169-185
Ayele, S., Chataway, J. and Wield, D (2006) '', Nature Biotechnology, 24, pp.619-621
Chataway, J., Tait, J. and Wield, D. (2006) '', In The Economics of Biotechnology (Eds, McKelvie, M. and Orsenigo, L.) Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham, Glos, pp. 378-401. Reprint of Chataway, J., Tait, J. and Wield, D. (2004) Understanding company R&D strategies in agro-biotechnology: Trajectories and Blindspots. Research Policy, 33/6-7, 1041-1057
Tait, J., Chataway, J., Lyall, C. and Wield, D. V. (2006) '', in Knowledge accumulation and industry evolution (Eds, Mazzucato, M. and Dosi, G.) Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 378-401.
Chataway, J., Smith, J., Wield, D. (2005) '', International Journal of Technology Management and Sustainable Development, Vol 5, Issue 2, pp.103-124
Ayele, S. and Wield, D. (2005) '', Journal of International Development, Vol.17, Issue 5, pp.631-646
Chataway, J., Tait, J. and Wield, D (2004) '', Research Policy, 33, 1041-1057
Forbes, N. and Wield, D (2002) '', London: Routledge.
A full list of Professor Wield's publications can be found on his CV - please see the Biography section of this page.
David is involved in the following Innogen projects:
- Biotechnology, agriculture and food security – beyond PITA
- Health Biotechnology to 2030
- Innovation, Development and Global Health: Regulation and Global Pharmaceuticals
- Innovation, Development and Global Health: The role of partnerships and innovation systems and strategies for enhancing capacities
- Innovation, Development and Global Health: Scientific Labour Markets and the Diffusion of Knowledge
His interests are:
- The governance and regulation of science and technology
- Policy and management of technology in public and public-private networks;
- Firm innovation strategies;
- Development policy, with emphasis on industrialisation and development.