Professor Nigel Cameron


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nigel cameron

Nigel Cameron was Research Professor at the Illinois Institute of Technology 2004-2007, a founding director of the Center on Nanotechnology and Society, and an Associate Dean at Chicago-Kent College of Law. His books include Nanoscale: Issues and Perspectives for the Nano Century (ed. with M. Ellen Mitchell, John Wiley 2007) and Will Robots take your job? (2017). He has been a visiting scholar at UBS Wolfsberg in Switzerland, a featured speaker at the Aspen Ideas Festival, and a participant in the US/European Commission dialogue on Perspectives on the Future of Science and Technology.

He remains President Emeritus, Center for Policy on Emerging Technologies (, Washington DC; Senior Fellow, Institute for Science, Society and Policy, University of Ottawa (Fulbright Visiting Research Chair, University of Ottawa, 2015-16) and is on the Board of Directors of Genesis Systems LLC.