Neil E. Carlson, PhD

Neil Carlson


Neil Carlson received his Ph.D. in Political Science from Duke University in 2004. He graduated from Wheaton College summa cum laude in 1990, double-majoring in Political Science and Biblical Studies.


Neil Carlson, Ph.D., has directed CSR's contract research operation since 2004. He majored in Political Science and Biblical Studies at Wheaton College with a focus on international development, then earned a doctorate in Political Science from Duke University. A social network nut and computer wonk since childhood, Neil delights in solving problems and boosting performance by linking team culture to technology and automation. His research areas include civil society, nonprofit organizations, religion and politics, and science and technology policy. He enjoys sci-fi books and movies and family travel with his wife and two sons.


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