RISCS Management Team

Professor Madeline Carr

Professor Madeline Carr

Director

Professor Carr is the Director of the UK-wide Research Institute in Sociotechnical Cyber Security (RISCS) which looks at the human and organizational factors of cybersecurity. She is also the Director of the Digital Technologies Policy Lab which supports policy making to adapt to the pace of change in society’s integration of digital technologies. Her research focuses on the implications of emerging technology for national and global security, international order and global governance. 

Sarah Beech

Sarah Beech

Research Project Manager

Sarah is an experienced Project Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the non-profit sector.

She holds a BA from the University of Liverpool and qualifications in both Project Management and Leadership Skills.

Patryk Wloch

Patryk Wloch

Communications Officer

Patryk is a communications professional with experience in the higher education and research sectors. His work at RISCS focuses on making our research more accessible, increasing awareness of our achievements, and finding ways in which we can work better together internally. An economics graduate and current postgraduate student at UCL Computer Science, he is passionate about employing his interdisciplinary background to ensure what we do is well-recognised, and benefits our mission to its full potential.

Florence Greatrix

Florence Greatrix

Policy Adviser

Flo is a Policy Adviser based in UCL STEaPP’s Policy Impact Unit where she works on wide ranging science, technology and engineering policy areas. She is passionate in ensuring that policy is informed by high quality evidence. She works with RISCS to ensure its rich research findings inform policy and is the first point of contact for members of the policy community who are interested in RISCS research.

Flo has previous experience in policy roles at the Institute of Physics and the Royal Society of Chemistry, and holds an MSc in Oceanography and a BSc in Environmental Sciences.