Stefan Kuhlmann is a full professor, researcher, and intellectual in the field of science, technology and innovation politics and governance studies, currently at the University of Twente, Netherlands.

He is academic director of WTMC, the interdisciplinary Netherlands Graduate Research School of Science, Technology and Modern Culture.

He is Editor of Research Policy (RP). RP articles examine empirically and theoretically the interaction between innovation, technology or research, on the one hand, and economic, social, political and organizational processes, on the other. All RP papers are expected to yield findings that have implications for policy or management.