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Dr

Bjørn Nansen

Snr Lecturer Media And Communications
social sciences
communication
technology
science & technology
arts & humanities
social science
film, radio & television
film, radio, television
children
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Dr

Bjørn Nansen

 
Division
Arts
 
Primary Interest
Digital death and commemoration
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Dr

Bjørn Nansen

 

Bjorn Nansen is a senior lecturer in Media and Communications at the University of Melbourne. He is a member of the Research Unit in Public Cultures (RUPC) within the Faculty of Arts, and a member of the Microsoft Research Centre for Social Natural User Interfaces (SocialNUI) in the Faculty of Engineering.

His research focuses on emerging and marginal forms of digital media use in everyday life, using a mix of ethnographic, participatory and digital methods.

His current research projects explore changing home media infrastructures and environments, children’s mobile media and digital play practices, technologies for death and memorialising, and the digital mediation of sleep.

Projects

Displaying the 12 most recent projects by Bjørn Nansen.

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Projects

Project Types


11

Research Grant


1

Research Contracts


Scholarly Works

Displaying the 107 most recent scholarly works by Bjørn Nansen.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2012

Discovery early Career Researcher Award (DECRA)

Australian Research Council

2009

Best Paper Award: OzCHI Open 24_7 Conference, November 2009

OZCHI

2005

Australian Postgraduate Award Scholarship

University Of Melbourne

2004

Dwight Prize for Best Honours Student (awarded by the Department of English, University of Melbourne) 2004.

University of Melbourne

2016

Digital media research fellow, Melbourne Networked Society Institute (MNSI)


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Snr Lecturer Media And Communications

Culture And Communication

Honorary

Melbourne School Of Population And Global Health

Member

International Communications Association (ICA)

Board Member

Digital Games Research Association Australia (DiGRAA)

Member

Association of Internet Researchers (AoIR)

Member

ACM SIGCHI

Member

Australian Communications Consumer Action Network

Member

ARC Network in Human Communication Science

Member

Cultural Studies Association of Australasia

Member

ARC Cultural Research Network

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Arts Honours

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Arts

Deakin University