Dr Alex Wood | University of Oxford

Dr Alex Wood

Researcher, Oxford Internet Institute

About

Alex J. Wood is a sociologist of work and employment, focusing on the changing nature of employment relations and labour markets. He is currently researching worker voice, organisation and action in the online gig economy.

Expertise

  • Gig economy
  • Digital labour
  • Zero hours contracts
  • Precarious work
  • Trade unions
  • Strikes
  • Industrial relations

Media experience

Dr Wood has experience of live radio interviews as well as print interviews. He has also written op-eds for publications including New Statesman and New Internationalist.

Languages

English