Amelia Hassoun is a student on the DPhil in Information, Communication & the Social Sciences.

Amelia Hassoun’s current focus is on smart home technologies. This project builds upon her Master’s research at UCL on life cycles of software systems that process patient data in the NHS, as well as research (with UCL’s Why We Post project) on communication technologies in hospice care while an undergraduate at Yale. Before re-entering the wild world of academia, she worked as a patient website developer in London.

Research Interests

Digital and medical anthropology, smart cities, RFID and sensor networks, science and technology studies, urban planning, participatory design in health and social care.

Supervisors at the OII

Gina Neff