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Prof Caroline Bassett

Post:Professor Of Media And Communications (Media and Film, Centre for Material Digital Culture)
Other posts:Director (Sussex Humanities Lab)
 Professor of Media and Communications (Centre for Photography and Visual Culture)
Location:SILVERSTONE SB 301
Email:C.Bassett@sussex.ac.uk

Telephone numbers
Internal:2517
UK:01273 872517
International:+44 1273 872517

Research expertise:
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Biography

 

Professor Caroline Bassett, School of Media, Film and Music at Sussex. 

Director, Sussex Humanities Lab. 

 

First degree: UCL (English Literature) 

Masters: University of Sussex (Media) 

D.Phil (Doctorate): University of Sussex (Digital Media) 

 

Previous Visiting Professorships/Fellowships:

Helsingin Sanomat Foundation Fellow, at HCAS, Helsinki University. 

McGill University, Visiting Scholar at IGSF

George Mason University, Leverhulme-funded visiting researcher

 

Earlier career:

Technology and computing, journalist, writer, editor, magazine editor.  

 

 

 

Role

 

Professor of Digital Media and Communications, School of Media, Film and Music, University of Sussex. 

Director Sussex Humanities Lab, University of Sussex 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Community and Business

Lead SHL partner in forthcoming PKD seminar series exploring digital innovation and fiction. Lead Ann Light (Sussex). External partner Wired Sussex. For upcoming information see SHL website. 

Completed Work: 

Caroline Bassett was Co-Investigator in the Digital Economy ‘Communities and Culture’ Network+ (CCNetwork+) programme. (completed 2015). This facilitated research, knowledge exchange and innovative connections in one of four challenge areas identified by the EPSRC. See http://www.communitiesandculture.org/ for our projects and partnerships.