Sybille Lammes is Professor of New Media and Digital Culture at The Centre for the Arts in Society (LUCAS) at Leiden University. She has been a visiting Senior Research Fellow at The University of Manchester, and has worked as a researcher at the Centre for Interdisciplinary Methodologies at the University of Warwick, as well as the media studies departments of Utrecht University and the University of Amsterdam. Her background is in media-studies and play-studies, which she has always approached from an interdisciplinary angle, including playful and creative methods for mapping and media practices. She is co-editor of Playful Identities (2015), Mapping Time (2018), The Routledge Handbook of Interdisciplinary Research Methods(2018) and The Playful Citizen (2018 fc.). She is an ERC laureate and has been the PI of numerous research projects. She is a member of the Playful Mapping Collective.