Mr. Rich Ling

Position and Company: 
Professor | IT University of Copenhagen

Rich Ling is a Professor at IT University of Copenhagen. He is the author of the recently published book Taken for grantedness (MIT Press). In addition, he is the author of New tech, new ties (MIT 2008) and The mobile connection (Morgan Kaufmann 2004). He is also a founding co-editor of the Sage journal Mobile Media and Communication and he is an associate editor of the Journal of computer mediated communication. The book New tech, new ties has won the Goffman award from the Media Ecology Association received honorable mention in connection with the PROSE award in 2009. Ling has won and the CROF prize of the International Communication Association and the Telenor research award in 2008 of (250 000 kroner).