Recipient of the RMeS PhD Workshop Grant: Anouk Mols (EUR)

We are very proud to announce that Dr Anouk Mols (Erasmus University Rotterdam) will receive the RMeS Workshop Grant 2021-2022.

The workshop Context convergence: Exploring the implications of our interconnectedness with contacts, platforms, and spaces is scheduled for October 3, 2022

Anouk Mols is a researcher and lecturer at the Department of Media & Communication of the Erasmus University Rotterdam. Her research focuses on neighbourhood watch WhatsApp groups, digital communication, smart technologies (such as smart speakers and smartphone assistants), family surveillance, and AI.

Under supervision of Dr. Jason Pridmore and Prof. Susanne Janssen, she completed her PhD in 2021 with the dissertation: Everyday experiences of privacy and surveillance: Negotiating appropriate forms of monitoring.


More information about this workshop, will be published on our website in June.

About the PhD Workshop Grant
The RMeS PhD Workshop Grant enables advanced PhD-candidates or recently graduated PhDs to organize a workshop around their own research and share their expertise with a new generation of scholars. The workshop is to center on the theme of the recipient’s dissertation or their current research project. The Grant is intended to acknowledge original and innovative contributions to the field of media studies and to highlight the work of talented scholars at the beginning of their careers.