Mijke Slot MA
PhD Candidate / Lecturer
Mijke Slot studied Arts and Culture Studies (BA) and Media and Journalism (MA) at Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands. In October 2004, she graduated Cum Laude by presenting her masterthesis Work in Progress, a study of the performance of Dutch game developers in the international game industry. After her graduation, she worked as a junior researcher for the NWO funded research project Cultural Classification Systems in Transition. Since February 2005, she is working on her PhD project about changing user roles in online media and entertainment services and the way these roles influence user-producer dynamics. Her supervisor is Valerie Frissen, Professor of ICT and Social Change at Erasmus University Rotterdam and Senior Strategist at TNO Information and Communication Technologies in Delft.