Yolande Strengers is a digital sociologist, associate professor of digital technology and society in the Emerging Technologies Research Lab at Monash University and Associate Dean of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in the Faculty of IT.

Her research investigates the sustainability and gender effects of emerging and smart technologies.

At Monash University, Yolande leads the Energy Futures research program in the Emerging Technologies Research Lab and is an Associate Director (Consumers theme) in the Monash Energy Institute.

Her most recent book is the The Smart Wife: Why Siri, Alexa and other Smart Home Devices Need a Feminist Reboot, co-authored with Jenny Kennedy.