Professor Gina Neff is a Senior Research Fellow at the Oxford Internet Institute and an Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology at the University of Oxford. She studies innovation, the digital transformation of industries, and how new technologies impact work. Her book Venture Labor: Work and the Burden of Risk in Innovative Industries (MIT 2012) won the 2013 American Sociological Association Communication and Information Technologies Best Book Award. She holds a Ph.D. in sociology from Columbia University and has held faculty appointments at the University of Washington and the University of California, San Diego and visiting appointments at Princeton, Stanford, and NYU. Her popular writing has appeared in Wired UK, The Atlantic, and Slate.
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