Professor Ralph Schroeder | University of Oxford

Professor Ralph Schroeder

Professor of the Social Science of the Internet and Director of Research, Oxford Internet Institute


Professor Schroeder has interests in virtual environments, the social aspects of e-science, and the sociology of science and technology. He has written extensively about virtual reality technology.


  • Social aspects of e-science, e-research
  • Social aspects of virtual reality, virtual environments
  • Web search behaviour, scholarly information seeking
  • Computing tools for global scientific collaboration
  • Social implications of new technologies and scientific knowledge

Media experience

Professor Schroeder has experience of working with the media.


English, German