Anouk Mols is a postdoctoral researcher and lecturer at the Department of Media & Communication of the Erasmus University Rotterdam. She works for the EU-funded SPATIAL project (https://spatial-h2020.eu/) about trustworthy AI.
In 2021, Anouk completed her dissertation: Everyday experiences of privacy and surveillance: Negotiating appropriate forms of monitoring (under supervision of Jason Pridmore and Susanne Janssen).
Anouk is an experienced lecturer in BA, MA, and PhD level courses about media studies, sociology, qualitative research methods, privacy, surveillance, and academic skills. She also supervises MA and BA theses. Her research interests are digitalization, AI, privacy, surveillance, digital communication, smart technologies, neighbourhood safety practices.
Anouk received a BA degree in Media Studies from the University of Amsterdam, followed by a MA degree in Media Studies and a MSc degree in Sociology of Culture, Media and the Arts from the Erasmus University of Rotterdam.