Post Doctoral Fellow
University of Calgary
“Vulnerable Bodies: Relations of visibility in the speculative smart city”
Debra Mackinnon began a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Calgary in July 2019. Her research explores the intersections of smart cities, governance, and (in)justice. She completed her PhD in Sociology at Queen’s University in 2019. Her PhD titled “Mundane Surveillance: Mobile Applications and Accounting in Business Improvement Areas”, examines the adoption and use of smarter urban technologies for asset management in Canadian Cities.