Sam Han

interdisciplinary social scientist

Sam HAN (PhD, Sociology, The Graduate Center, The City University of New York, 2012) is an interdisciplinary social scientist, working primarily in the areas of social/cultural/critical theory, new media studies, religion, and East Asia (as well as their various overlaps and nodal points). He is currently Assistant Professor of Sociology and Communications (By Courtesy) at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore and Affiliate Research Fellow at the Hawke Research Institute of the University of South Australia. He is author of Technologies of Religion: Spheres of the Sacred in a Post-Secular Modernity (Routledge, 2016), Digital Culture and Religion in Asia (Routledge, 2015)(with Kamaludeen Mohamed Nasir), Web 2.0 (Routledge, 2011), Navigating Technomedia: Caught in the Web (Rowman & Littlefield, 2007) and editor (with Daniel Chaffee) of The Race of Time: A Charles Lemert Reader (Routledge, 2009). He hosts a podcast called Do it LIVE! with Sam Han.