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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 Daniel Miller

Anthropology of Social Media and Digital Anthropology. Anthropological approaches to material culture including clothing and homes; the role of objects in relationships; the process of consumption and the study of commerce and value

Professor Stephen Daniels

The history of landscape representation, design and management; the landscape arts of eighteenth century Britain; the history of geographical knowledge and imagination

Professor Matthew Gandy

Cultural, urban, and environmental geography, from the middle decades of the nineteenth century to the present, with particular interests in landscape, infrastructure, and bio-diversity