Dr Jenny Kennedy is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Media and Communication at RMIT University, Melbourne. Jenny's research interests cover media practices in everyday life, social discourses around technology use and material culture, especially in domestic contexts.
She is a core member of the Technology, Communication and Policy Lab in DERC. Details on her forthcoming books and recent publications are available on this site.
Jenny is currently working on projects around AI and automation in home environments. A report coming from this work is available here: The 3Ps:Protection, Productivity & Pleasure for Australian smart home early adopters.
Her work was recently featured in The New York Times, in the article 'Thermostats, Locks and Lights: Digital Tools of Domestic Abuse'.
Contact details below:
c/o School of Media and Communication
RMIT University, Melbourne, Victoria 3004 Australia