Fabian Stephany

Computational Social Scientist, Austria

Fabian Stephany is a Computational Social Scientist. Fabian’s research focuses on the application of data science methods in fields like education, migration, innovation, and public policy. Currently, he examines the geographies of digital knowledge creation of online platforms in cooperation with the Oxford Internet Institute at Oxford University. He is a Fellow at the Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital in Vienna and a Research Affiliate at the Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society in Berlin, Germany.

As an Economist and free-lance Data Scientist, Fabian has been working for various actors in the international policy landscape, such as the Viennese think tank Agenda Austria, the United Nations Development Programme or the OECD in Paris. Fabian holds degrees in Economics and Social Sciences from different European institutions, including Universitá Bocconi Milan and Cambridge University.