Professor Deborah Lupton is SHARP Professor in the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences, UNSW Sydney, working in the Centre for Social Research in Health and the Social Policy Research Centre and leading the Vitalities Lab.
She is the author/co-author of 17 books, the latest of which are Digital Sociology (Routledge, 2015), The Quantified Self (Polity, 2016), Digital Health (Routledge, 2017), Fat, 2nd edition (Routledge, 2018) and Data Selves (Polity, 2019).
Professor Lupton is a Chief Investigator and leader of the UNSW Node of the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Automated Decision-Making and Society (2020-2026). She is currently serving as a Commissioner on The Lancet and Financial Times Commission ‘Governing Health Futures 2030: Growing Up in a Digital World’ (2019-2021).
She is a Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia and holds an Honorary Doctor of Social Science degree awarded by the University of Copenhagen.