Dr. Ana-Maria Herman is Associate Professor at University of Greenwich. Her research explores the intersection between digital technologies, museums/archives and society.
Previously, Dr. Herman has held positions at Swansea University, Toronto Metropolitan University, and Goldsmiths, University of London.
Dr. Herman has held visiting scholarships and fellowships in Canada and the UK. She was a Visiting Scholar at Massey College, University of Toronto, where she worked on a book manuscript for a year. She also held a Visiting Research Fellowship at the Centre for Invention and Social Process (CISP) at Goldsmiths, University of London and she was a Research Associate at the Women’s Art Library at Goldsmiths Library while working on and researching the WAL App.
Dr. Herman has a Phd in Sociology from Goldsmiths, University of London. Her book Reconfiguring the Museum: The Politics of Digital Display was released in 2023. The book is published by McGill-Queen’s University Press and it was awarded a competitive ASPP grant funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council in Canada.
In 2022, Dr. Herman’s research in the cultural sector was nominated and shortlisted for the Outstanding Contribution to the Arts, Culture and Society award as part of the Research and Innovation Awards at Swansea University. Grants received from the Research Wales Innovation Fund in 2022 and BA/Leverhulme in 2023 have supported her research on ‘promoting women artists’. Check back for updates on new app releases, as well as book launch and events in 2023.