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About this Fellow

Anthropology and sociology of music, media and digital cultures; anthropological theory; the social, the material, and time; cultural production, cultural institutions and creative industries; music in the late twentieth and twenty-first centuries; interdisciplinarity; AI and culture; digital humanities and digital methods



Current post

  • Professor of Music and Anthropology, University of Oxford
  • Fellow, Mansfield College, Oxford
  • Visiting Professor II, University of Oslo
  • Senior Fellow, Aarhus Institute for Advanced Studies, Aarhus University

Past Appointments

  • Distinguished Visiting Professor, University of California, Irvine, 2019
  • Rayson Huang Lecturer in Music, Hong Kong University , 2018 - 2018
  • Schulich Distinguished Visiting Chair in Music, McGill University, 2013 - 2016
  • Bloch Distinguished Visiting Professor in Music, University of California, Berkeley , 2014
  • Professor of Sociology, Anthropology and Music, University of Cambridge , 2006 - 2010

Other Culture, Media and Performance Fellows

Professor Gillian Rose

Cultural geography: contemporary visual culture, especially photography and digital visualisations; the cultural representation and everyday experiencing of cities; visual research methodologies

Professor Nicholas Cook

Theory and analysis; performance studies including empirical approaches; multimedia; cross-cultural interaction; Beethoven; Schenker