Staff Directory

Jason Stoughton

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(703) 292-7063
W 13188
Staff Associate for Strategic Communications


Jason is a communications specialist for social, behavioral and economic sciences at the National Science Foundation. In addition to being a science communicator — and unabashed science fanboy — Jason is also a photographer and video producer. Before coming to NSF, he worked in public affairs at the National Institute of Standards and Technology and also in the television and video production industry in a variety of roles from creative director to chief coffee fetcher.

Select articles by Jason Stoughton:

Scientists break through the wall of sleep to the untapped world of dreams (Science Matters, NSF)

Moving the needle: Lisa D. Cook on maximizing U.S. innovation through broader participation (Science Matters, NSF)

‘The Greatest Auction Ever’ – Q&A with Paul Milgrom, 2020 Nobel laureate (Science Matters, NSF)

Rescuing Our History from the Ashes (Taking Measure, NIST)

The Test of Time: NIST’s Wall of Many Stones (Taking Measure, NIST)

A Massive Bet: The Planck Napkin (Taking Measure, NIST)