Professor Diane Stone is Dean of the School of Public Policy at Central European University (CEU) in Budapest and Vienna. For 4 years until 2020 she was Centenary Professor in the Institute of Governance and Policy Analysis at the University of Canberra. She has also been a Professor of Politics and International Studies at Warwick University from1996 through 2019. In 2004, she was awarded a four-year European Commission Marie Curie Chair to become the foundation Professor of Public Policy at CEU. Currently, she is a Vice President of the International Public Policy Association and also Consulting Editor of the journal, Policy and Politics.