Institute for Policy Research, University of Bath - United Kingdom
Twitter : @jwyg
Dr. Jonathan Gray is Prize Fellow at the Institute for Policy Research at the University of Bath, where he is currently writing a book on Data Worlds and the politics of public information. He is also Research Associate at the Digital Methods Initiative at the University of Amsterdam; Research Associate at the médialab at Sciences Po; and Research Fellow at the Tow Center for Digital Journalism, Columbia University. In addition to his academic work, Jonathan has a professional background in the civil society sector, public policy and data journalism. In his capacity of Director of Policy and Research at the global civil society organisation Open Knowledge International he has founded and co-founded numerous initiatives, including the Data Journalism Handbook, Europe’s Energy, Open Data for Tax Justice, OpenSpending, Open Trials, The Public Domain Review and Where Does My Money Go?. He is on the Advisory Board of the LSE Impact Blog at the London School of Economics and Political Science, and of the Fair Tax Mark, a non-profit initiative dedicated to promoting tax transparency and fairness. He is a regular contributor to The Guardian and Open Democracy. More about him can be found at jonathangray.org and he is on Twitter at @jwyg.