Niki Vermeulen


  • Niki.Vermeulen (at) | @nikivermeulen
  • Co-opted member as co-ordinating editor of EASST Review 2020-2024
  • Senior Lecturer at Science, Technology and Innovation Studies (STIS), University of Edinburgh, UK
  • Visiting scholar at CWTS Leiden


Niki specialises in scientific collaboration, predominantly in the life sciences, and has developed a particular interest in the architecture of collaboration, investigating the spaces in which people are working together. Next to her academic work, she has experience as a policy advisor and consultant in science and innovation policy, most recetly with Marine Scotland. Niki is the founder of and a member of the Royal Society of Edinburgh’s Young Academy of Scotland (YAS).