Anthony McCosker, PhD, is Professor in Media and Communication, and Deputy Director of the Social Innovation Research Institute at Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia.

He researches the impact and uses of social media and new communication technologies, with a focus on digital inclusion and participation and data literacy.

His published work includes the books Automating Vision: The Social Impact of the New Camera Consciousness (Routledge), Intensive Media: Aversive Affect and Visual Culture (Palgrave Macmillan), and co-edited book Negotiating Digital Citizenship: Control, Contest and Culture (Rowman & Littlefield International).