Thomas Allmer studied media and communication and political science at the University of Salzburg, Austria, and the Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia. After he had finished his PhD in 2014, he started as Lecturer in Social Justice at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK. Since 2016, he is Lecturer in Digital Media at the University of Stirling, Scotland, UK. He is also a member of the Unified Theory of Information Research Group, Austria. His publications include 'Towards a Critical Theory of Surveillance in Informational Capitalism' (Peter Lang, 2012) and 'Critical Theory and Social Media: Between Emancipation and Commodification' (Routledge, 2015).
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