I am an Assistant Professor at the School of Journalism and Communication at The Chinese University of Hong Kong. I study how algorithms and digital data transform social knowledge and work practices. (→ More about me.)

Recent Publications

  • Kwok, C., & Chan, N. K. (2021). Towards a political theory of data justice: A public good perspective. Journal of Information, Communication and Ethics in Society. Advance online publication / Overview /
  • Chan, N. K., & Kwok, C. (2021). Guerilla capitalism and the platform economy: Governing Uber in China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong. Information, Communication, & Society, 24(6), 780–796. / Overview /
  • Chan, N. K. (2021). Anticipatory futures: Framing the socio-technical visions of online ratings and reviews in Wired. Communication, Culture and Critique, 14, 274–292. / Overview /
  • Kwok, C., & Chan, N. K. (2020). The making of contentious political space: The transformation of Hong Kong's Victoria Park. Space and Culture. Advance online publication. / Overview /
  • Chan, N. K. (2019). “Becoming an expert in driving for Uber”: Uber driver/bloggers' performance of expertise and self-presentation on YouTube. New Media & Society, 21(9), 2048–2067. / Overview /
  • Duffy, B. E., & Chan, N. K. (2019). “You never really know who's looking”: Imagined surveillance across social media platforms. New Media & Society, 21(1), 119–138. / Overview /


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