Tom Mcdonald

        TOM MCDONALD

        HKIHSS Fellow, Hong Kong Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences
        Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, The University of Hong Kong

        Overview

        Dr. Tom McDonald is a media anthropologist dedicated to using ethnographic engagement to achieve a richer understanding of how digital technologies, media and material culture come to mediate ongoing transformations in the communicative practices, economic behaviours, social relationships and human subjectivities of people in China and beyond. Dr. McDonald supervises Mr. Rao Yichen (PhD student) with Dr. David A. Palmer.