The Danish Centre for Studies in Research and Research Policy

Carter Walter Bloch

Centerleder, Professor, Centre Director, Professor

Profile photoCarter Walter Bloch
Department of Political Science - Danish Centre for Studies in Research and Research Policy
Bartholins Allé 7
8000, Aarhus C
Denmark
E-mail: carter.bloch@ps.au.dk
Phone: 87165901

Nationality: American
Birthdate: June 14, 1967
Gender: Male

Education

2003
PhD in Economics, Aarhus University, Denmark.
Title of Dissertation: “Aspects of Economic Policy in Emerging Markets”
1999
Masters in Economics, Aarhus University.
1989
BS in Economics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA.

Academic Experience

2016-present
Professor, The Danish Centre for Studies in Research and Research Policy, Department of Political Science.
2012-present
Research Director, The Danish Centre for Studies in Research and Research Policy, Department of Political Science.
2010-2012
Research Director, The Danish Centre for Studies in Research and Research Policy.
2007-2010
Senior Researcher, The Danish Centre for Studies in Research and Research Policy.
2004-2007
Assistant Professor, The Danish Centre for Studies in Research and Research Policy.
2003-2004
Research Fellow, The Danish Centre for Studies in Research and Research Policy.

Teaching

Lecturer

Policy evaluation from a mixed methods perspective, Department of Political Science, University of Aarhus (Fall 2015)                  

Empirical Analysis of R&D and Innovation, Department of Economics, University of
Aarhus (Spring 2007).

Advisor
Empirical Project in Economics, University of Aarhus (Summer 2000, 2002).
Introduction to Economics (short course), University of Aarhus (Fall 2001).

Main PhD supervisor for Heidi Skovgaard Pedersen, 2012-2015.

PhD co-supervisor for Dorte Henriksen, 2016-2018.

PhD co-supervisor for Thomas K. Ryan, 2016-2019.

PhD co-supervisor for Carita Eklund, 2016-2017.


Areas of Interest

Research Fields: Quality in higher education, research evaluation and funding mechanisms, Academic career paths, Research and innovation analysis, Public sector innovation, Research and Innovation Policy.

Research Project Management

Pathways to Improve Quality in Higher Education (PIQUED), Danish Ministry for Research and Higher Education, 2018-2021

Analysis of the Impact of Collaboration in Research, for the Danish Agency for Science, Technology and Innovation, 2015-2016

Critical competences for value creation in Danish and Finnish Manufacturing (lead of Danish part), for the Danish Agency for Science, Technology and Innovation and VTT/Tekes, 2015-2016

Evaluation of the Norwegian Publication Indicator, for the Norwegian Association of Higher Education Institutions, 2013

Evaluation of research grant funding in the Danish Council for Independent Research, 2010-2011

Measuring Public Innovation in Nordic Countries (MEPIN), Nordic consortium of funding institutions, 2009-2011.

R&D spillovers, public funding and their impact on productivity (DFF-FSE project grant), 2007-2009.