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University of Cambridge Conservation Research Institute

 

Biography

Jennifer Gabrys is Chair in Media, Culture and Environment in the Department of Sociology at the University of Cambridge, and Visiting Professor in the Department of Sociology at Goldsmiths, University of London. She is Principal Investigator on the project AirKit, and she leads the Citizen Sense project, both funded by the European Research Council. She is the author of Program Earth: Environmental Sensing Technology and the Making of a Computational Planet (2016); and Digital Rubbish: A Natural History of Electronics (2011), and co-editor of Accumulation: The Material Politics of Plastic (Routledge, 2013). Her forthcoming books include How to Do Things with Sensors (University of Minnesota Press Forerunners series), and Citizens of Worlds: Open-Air Toolkits for Environmental Struggle

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Europe
North America
South America
Chair in Media, Culture and Environment

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Public Health
Social
Biodiversity
Climate Change
Epistemology
Landscape Ecology
Philosophy