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David ZARUK (Brussels, Belgium)
David Zaruk is Assistant Professor Adjunct in Communications at Vesalius College in Brussels, a Senior Research Associate at the Institute for European Studies, VUB, specialised in Environmental Health Policy, and a Risk Lobbying Analyst at Risk Perception Management, a Brussels-based consultancy. Since receiving his PhD in Philosophy (Louvain), David worked twelve years in chemicals issue management for Solvay, Cefic and Burson-Marsteller. In 2001, he was one of the founders of GreenFacts, an Internet-based environmental-health risk communications tool (www.greenfacts.org). In the four years that David developed GreenFacts, he became a leading spokesperson in Brussels on expanding the role of research in policy decisions and the need for new means to communicate science to non-specialists. His main concentrations today include stakeholder risk perception, reputation communications, public understanding of chemicals and EU lobbying tools.
Contact information :
- Vesalius College, VUB, Pleinlaan 2, 1050 Brussels, Belgium
- Tel. 32 475 61 51 01
- david.zaruk [at] vub.ac.be