Roger von Laufenberg

PhD Candidate, University of St. Andrews, School of Management, UK

Roger von Laufenberg

Roger von Laufenberg is a PhD research student at the University of St Andrews, School of Management and is funded by the Big Data Surveillance project. He is researching the use of Big Data analytics and changes to marketing practices, focussing on how marketing organisations are making sense of Big Data and to what extend ethical, privacy and societal impacts of Big Data are taken into consideration by the organisations. He has completed his Masters studies in Sociology at the University of Vienna in Austria, with a research emphasis on Science and Technology Studies, Surveillance and Urban Sociology. He has previously worked as a research associate at the Institute for the Sociology of Law and Criminology (IRKS) and as a researcher at the Vienna Centre of Societal Security (VICESSE) where he participated in European and national research projects on Surveillance, Security and Technology as well as Extremism/Radicalisation (for example Increasing Resilience in Surveillance Societies (IRISS) or Evaluation and Certification Schemes for Security Products (CRISP). 

Twitter: @Roger_vonL

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/rogervonlaufenberg/