Åsa Knaggård is senior lecturer at the Department of Political Science at Lund University. She studies the interrelation between science and politics in multiple contexts and is presently involved in a project on scientific outreach. Recent publications by Knaggård include ‘What do policy-makers do with scientific uncertainty? The incremental character of Swedish climate change policy-making’ (2014) and, together with Håkan Pihl, ‘The Green State and the design of self-binding – lessons from monetary policy’ (in press). Knaggård is affiliated with LUCID (Lund University Centre of Excellence for Integration of Social and Natural Dimensions of Sustainability).