Svitlana Matviyenko

Associate Director

Svitlana Matviyenko is an Assistant Professor in the School of Communication. Her research and teaching are focused on political economy of information, social and mobile media, infrastructure studies, history of science, cybernetics and psychoanalysis. She joins the Digital Democracies Group as Associate Director for Spring 2020. 

Mark Campbell

Lead Administrator

Mark has been facilitating research at SFU since 2009 and is assigned to the Digital Democracies team as lead administrator.

Julia Scott Lenz 

Projects Coordinator

Julia is a recent graduate from SFU in Communication and International Studies. Her research interests are focused on political economy, urban planning and sustainability. Julia is particularly drawn to the ways that physical and digital infrastructures shape our actions, imagined needs, perceptions of others, and how this relates to commuting culture and residential segregation. She's been with the Digital Democracies Group since February 2019 and now oversees the lab’s work as the Projects Coordinator.

Events & Engagement

Sicellia Tsui

Co-op Communications Coordinator

Sicellia is a fourth-year undergraduate student in the School of Communication. Her interests include topics related to journalism, emerging technology and sustainability. She draws on her experience in community engagement and digital communications to support the ongoing development of the lab through website, social media, events and outreach.