Dr Anne Geniets was a research associate at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford.
Dr Anne Geniets
Former Research Associate
Anne conducts research at the intersection of health, (in)equality, training and technology, with a specific focus on population groups with limited or no access to health care. At the OII, she worked with Dr Rebecca Eynon on issues related to low and discontinued Internet use of young people in the UK and collaborated on the Nominet project Lapsed use of the Internet amongst 17‐19 year olds in the UK.
Anne’s main research interest is in exploring the intersections between health, training, inequity and technology.
Positions held at the OII
- Research Associate, October 2012 – November 2019
- Research Assistant, September 2011 – May 2012
Participants: Professor Rebecca Eynon, Dr Anne Geniets
Around 10% of 17-19 year olds in Britain are lapsed Internet users: why have they stopped using the Internet given its prevalence and value in the lives of the majority of young people? This project aims to inform the UK's digital inclusion strategy.
On the Periphery? Low and Discontinued Internet Use by Young People in Britain: Drivers, Impacts and Policies
23 March 2012
This one day workshop examines the reasons for low and discontinued Internet use by young people and assesses its impact on young people's social and family lives, job opportunities, political participation and educational outlooks.