Annalisa Pelizza

Annalisa Pelizza

PI of Processing Citizenship, Professor of Science and Technology Studies, University of Bologna

Annalisa Pelizza is Professor of Science and Technology Studies and Principle Investigator of Processing Citizenship. Before joining Bologna, she was Associate Professor at the Science, Technology and Policy Studies department, University of Twente, where she is now Visiting Professor.

Her interests are:

  • Sociotechnical aspects of data infrastructures, including ontologies and interoperability
  • Ethnographic, digital and mixed methods
  • Governance of and by technology
  • Data infrastructures, populations, institutions
  • Network cultures

She has been the recipient of international and European Commission excellence science grants and currently leads the Processing Citizenship research group, funded by the European Research Council.

Pelizza was elected member of the EASST Council 2019-2022), is member of the Editorial Board of Science, Technology and Human Values and vicepresident of STS Italia. She acts as reviewer for several science agencies and international journals in the STS, policy, communication, data science and information systems fields. She held visiting fellowships in U.S., Germany, France and the Netherlands.