Derrick de Kerckhove

Derrick de Kerckhove

Full Professor (Catedrático), Dept. of French, University of Toronto; Professor (Catedrático), Faculty of Sociology, Università Federico II (Naples); Director Research Programme in Digital Culture, IN3/UOC, Barcelona; Former Director McLuhan Program of Culture and Technology (MPCT), University of Toronto (1991-2008); Papamarkou Chair in Technology and Education, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. (2004 and 2008); PhD/ Doctorat du 3e cycle in Sociology of Art, Université de Tours (1979); PhD in French Language & Literature, University of Toronto (1974) ; M.A. French Language & Literature, University of Toronto (1966); B.A. (Classics & French Literature), University of Ottawa (1963); Honorary Professor at the Universidad de Mendoza (2010); Forum Fellow, World Economic Forum, Davos (since 1998); Laurea Honoris Causa, Università di Urbino (2004); Member of the Club of Rome; Doctor Honoris Causa Universidad de Salsa, Argentina (1998); Prize from the French Government: Palmes Académiques (1995).