Sonia Livingstone

Sonia Livingstone

DPhil (Oxon), FBA, FBPS, FAcSS, FRSA, OBE

Sonia Livingstone is a professor in the Department of Media and Communications at the London School of Economics (LSE) and Political Science. She is author of 20 books on children’s online opportunities and risks, including ‘The Class: Living and Learning in the Digital Age.’ She currently directs the projects: ‘Children’s Data and Privacy Online,’ ‘Global Kids Online’ (with UNICEF) and ‘Parenting for a Digital Future.’ The recipient of many honours, she has advised the UK government, European Commission and Council of Europe, among others, on children’s internet safety and rights, in digital environments. Sonia is chair of the LSE’s Truth, Trust and Technology Commission, a former President of the International Communication Association, and founder of the 33 country EU Kids Online research network. She is a regular blogger and author of 20 books on children’s online opportunities and risks, including ‘The Class: Living and Learning in the Digital Age’.

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