On this page you can find a short presentation of all supervisors belonging to the Technologies in Practice department. The presentation enlightens their research interests and themes they supervise within. Accordingly identifying and contacting a relevant supervisor for a prospective project is easier.

Brit Ross Winthereik

  • Associate Professor, Head of TiP
  • E-mail:
  • Office: 3B04
  • Phone: +45 7218 5326
  • Research interests: Standardization, accountability, development studies, information infrastructures, shared care, Science and Technology Studies (STS), ethnography, healthcare IT.

Christopher Gad

  • Associate Professor and Head of DIM
  • E-mail:
  • Office: 3B06
  • Phone: +45 7218 5173
  • Research interests: Science & Technology Studies. (Post-)Actor-Network Theory. Lateral thinking. Ontological multiplicity and complexity. The promises, aspirations and challenges related to information technologies, digitalization and computational thinking in theory and practice. Ethnographic, virtual, micro-sociological, mixed, and non-foundationalist approaches. Democracy, elections and disability. Bureaucracy and organizational theory. Fisheries inspection & surveillance

Hanne Westh Nicolajsen

  • Associate Professor
  • E-mail:
  • Office: 3C
  • Phone: +45 7218 5073
  • Research interests: Employee and user driven innovation involving ICT, Use of ICT within higher education, with a particular focus on Web 2.0 technologies for collaborative learning.

Ingmar Lippert

  • Assistant Professor
  • E-mail:
  • Office: 3b11
  • Phone: email only
  • Research interests: Science and Technology Studies (STS); Actor-Network Theory and After/material semiotics; ontic/ontological politics; sociology of calculation, numbers and numbering; performativity of economics; organisation studies; environmental management; environmental accounting; environmental practices; carbon & climate change; Pierre Bourdieu; libertarian theory and practice; encryption, security and surveillance

Irina Shklovski

  • Associate Professor
  • E-mail:
  • Office: 3B02
  • Phone: +45 7218 5363
  • Research interests: Social networks, social practices, personal relationships, privacy & trust, disaster response & recovery, social resilience, HCI, interaction design, big data, location-based social applications, surveillance and politics of access

Judith Simon

  • Associate Professor
  • E-mail:
  • Office:
  • Phone:
  • Research interests: Socio-Technical Epistemology, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Technology, Philosophy of Computing, Computer Ethics, Feminist Theory, Values in Design, Science and Technology Studies, Technology Assessment

Laura Watts

  • Associate Professor
  • E-mail:
  • Office: 3B02
  • Phone: +45 7218 5165
  • Research interests: Science and Technology Studies (STS), futures, green society, ethnography, design anthropology, feminist technoscience, actor-network theory (and after), high-tech industry in practice, landscape, creative writing, future archaeology, mobile telecoms, marine renewable energy.

Marisa Leavitt Cohn

  • Associate Professor
  • E-mail:
  • Office: 3B07
  • Phone: -
  • Research interests: Science and Technology Studies (STS), Ethnography, Design Anthropology, Software Studies, Infrastructure Studies, Feminist Technoscience, Human Computer Interaction, Interaction Design, Critical Making, Materiality of Computing, Technological Obsolescence, Temporality, Long-Lived Systems, Politics of Design

Michael Hockenhull

  • PhD Fellow
  • E-mail:
  • Office: 3B09
  • Phone: +45 21801204
  • Research interests: STS, ANT, (big) data, infrastructure, ethnography, data visualisation, digital methods, philosophy of science and of technology.

Rachel Douglas-Jones

  • Associate professor
  • E-mail:
  • Office: B307
  • Phone: +45 72185058
  • Research interests: value, evaluation and decision making / materiality and ethnography of knowledge practices / governance and ethics / standardization and'quality' / bodies and biomedicine / energy, buildings and infrastructure / science collaboration and comparison

Steffen Dalsgaard

  • Associate Professor
  • E-mail:
  • Office: 3C10
  • Phone: +45 7218 5251
  • Research interests: Social anthropology, ethnography, qualitative methods, state and bureaucracy, democracy, elections and voting, anthropology of politics and economy, hierarchy and status, leadership, climate change and environment, carbon, oil, capitalism, exchange, the Pacific (Papua New Guinea), time and temporality, development, globalisation

Vasiliki Baka

  • Assistant Professor
  • E-mail:
  • Office: 3B08
  • Phone: +45 72185260
  • Research interests: Organisational reputation managing practices, User-Generated-Content Websites, Social Collaboration Platforms, Process Philosophy, Becoming, Practice Lens, Performativity, Virtual Ethnography, Netnography, Travel & Hospitality, Sustainability in developing countries, Philosophy of Science and Technology

Vasilis Galis

  • Associate Professor
  • E-mail:
  • Office: 3B11
  • Phone: +45 7218 5171
  • Research interests: Disability, social movements, counter-information media, digital resistance, Border Studies, social study of ICT, Science and Technology Studies (STS), Actor-Network Theory, ICT activism, critical disability studies, epistemological politics