Job: Senior Lecturer in New Media
School/department: Leicester Media School
Research group(s): Centre for Computing and Social Responsibility (CCSR)
Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, UK, LE1 9BH
Simon is programme leader for the Media and Communication BA (Hons) and teaches new media theory and digital media practice. His main research area is in the philosophy of technology with a focus on new media technology, socio-cybernetics and the work of Gilbert Simondon.
Prior to joining DMU he worked for several professional web development agencies as well as the trAce Online Writing Centre.
Click here for a full listing of Simon Mills' publications and outputs.
Mills, S (2016) Gilbert Simondon: Information, Technology and Media, Rowman & Littlefield, London. http://www.rowmaninternational.com/books/gilbert-simondon
Mills, S (2015) 'Simondon and Big Data' in Platform Journal of Media & Communication, vol. 6, pp. 59-72 [WWW] available from: http://platformjmc.com/vol-6/
Mills, S. (2011) 'Concrete Software: Simondon’s mechanology and the techno-social' in The Fibreculture Journal, Issue 18 [WWW] available from: http://eighteen.fibreculturejournal.org/2011/10/09/fcj-127-concrete-software-simondon%E2%80%99s-mechanology-and-the-techno-social/
Everitt, D. & Mills, S. (2009) 'Cultural Anxiety 2.0' in Media, Culture & Society, Sage: 31; 749
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