Christopher Gad

Christopher Gad

Associate Professor

IT University of Copenhagen
Rued Langgaards Vej 7
DK-2300 Copenhagen S

Building: 3B06

Phone: +45 7218 5173

Information Desk: 72185000

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Christopher Gad is a researcher and lecturer within the area of Science & Technology studies with special attention to digitatlization and information technologies. He is interested in understanding the complex and surprising ways in which human beings and technologies relate. He has lectured mostly within the areas of science and technology studies & organizational theory.

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Research areas

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.


    Research areas

  • Ontotologies, Science and Technology Studies (STS), Surveillance, Bureaucracy, Ethnography, Lateral thinking, Digitalization, Computational thinking, Pratice thinking, Conceptions of techology, Changing relations between human beings and technology

Research outputs (50)

  1. Published

    Datawarehousing Organization

    Research output: Contribution to conference - NOT published in proceeding or journalConference abstract for conferenceResearchpeer-review

  2. Published

    A Bestiary of Digital Monsters

    Research output: Conference Article in Proceeding or Book/Report chapterBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Data warehousing organization: Infrastructural experimentation with educational governance

    Research output: Journal Article or Conference Article in JournalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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Press (11)

  1. Intet at skjule

    Press/Media: Press / Media

  2. Sidste skrig

    Press/Media: Press / Media

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Research Activities (19)

  1. A Bestiary of Digital Monsters

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesLecture and oral contribution

  2. Binary Tensions

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesLecture and oral contribution

  3. Big Data and Ethics

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in workshop, seminar, course

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Recent activities and conferences

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