Professor Claire Warwick

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Department of English Studies, University of Durham

Claire Warwick is a Professor of Digital Humanities in the Department of English at Durham University. She completed her term as Pro-Vice-Chancellor: Research in August 2019. She was previously Head of UCL Department of Information Studies, and director of the UCL Centre for Digital Humanities, and began her academic career as a lecturer at Sheffield University’s iSchool.

Her PhD, from Cambridge, was in English Literature, followed by a postdoctoral position at Oxford University’s Humanities Computing Unit and Faculty of English. Her research is concerned with the way that digital resources are used in the humanities and cultural heritage; in the use of social media in these areas; and in reading behaviour in physical and digital spaces.