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Academic

​The Centre’s academic staff research and teach a wide variety of topics including spatial and temporal analysis, economy, aesthetics, digital media, software studies, topology, games and play, digital cartography, cities, resilience, brands, complexity, competition, value and valuation, and food studies.


Celia Lury

Celia Lury

Centre Director

Interdisciplinary methodologies; feminist and cultural theory; sociology of culture; branding and consumer culture.

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David Stark

David Stark

Professor

​Economic sociology; network analysis; cultural sociology; innovation; observation theory.

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Emma Uprichard

Emma Uprichard

Associate Professor

Methods and methodology; complexity theory; time and temporality; children and childhood; cities and urban change; food; critical realism; change and continuity.

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João Porto de Albuquerque

João Porto de Albuquerque

Associate Professor

Sociotechnical information systems, collaborative and social computing, geographic information and geospatial technology, social media and crowdsourcing, volunteered geographic information, disaster risk management, urban resilience.

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Nathaniel Tkacz

Nathaniel Tkacz

Associate Professor

Software studies; network politics; computational cultures; media theory; open source and free culture; cultural economy; social studies of finance; philosophy of technology.

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Sybille Lammes

Sybille Lammes

Associate Professor

Digital mapping; actor network theory; digital play; digital methodologies.

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Michael Dieter

Michael Dieter

Assistant Professor

Media theory; software studies; digital aesthetics; publishing practices; interface criticism; new media literacies.

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Noortje Marres

Noortje Marres

Associate Professor

Science and technology studies; digital methods; controversy analysis; issue mapping; actor-network theory; living experiments; technologies of participation.

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Greg Mcinerny

Greg mcinerny

Assistant Professor

Information Visualisation, Scientific Software, Ecological Modelling, Science Policy Interfaces, Climate Change, Design.

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Nerea Calvillo

Nerea Calvillo

Assistant Professor

Urban visualizations, environmental and urban sensing, toxicity, design methods, feminist technoscience, science and technology studies.

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