Prof Sun Sun Lim
Professor and Head of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences, Singapore University of Technology and Design
Sun Sun Lim is Professor of Communication and Technology and Head of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences at the Singapore University of Technology and Design. She has extensively researched the social impact of technology, focusing on technology domestication, digital disruptions and smart city technologies. She recently published Transcendent Parenting - Raising Children in the Digital Age (Oxford University Press, 2020) and co-edited The Oxford Handbook of Mobile Communication and Society (Oxford University Press, 2020). She serves on eleven journal editorial boards. From 2018-2020 she was a Nominated Member of the 13th Parliament of Singapore. She was named to the inaugural Singapore 100 Women in Tech list in 2020 for her pioneering research on the social impact of technology. She frequently offers her expert commentary in diverse outlets including Nature, Scientific American, Wall Street Journal and Channel NewsAsia.
Lim, S. S. (2020). Transcendent Parenting – Raising Children in the Digital Age. New York: Oxford University Press.
Lim, S. S. (Ed.) (2016). Mobile Communication and the Family - Asian Experiences in Technology Domestication. Dordrecht: Springer.
Lim, S. S. & Tan, K. R. (2020). Front liners fighting fake news: global perspectives on mobilising young people as media literacy advocates. Journal of Children and Media. DOI: 10.1080/17482798.2020.1827817.
Jiow, J. H., Lim, S. S., & Lin, J. (2017) Level Up! Refreshing Parental Mediation Theory for our Digital Media Landscape. Communication Theory, 27(3), 309-328.