Bio

Rafael Grohmann is Assistant Professor in Communication at the Unisinos University, Brazil, director of the DigiLabour Research Lab and principal investigator for the Fairwork project in Brazil. In addition, he is director of the Platform Cooperativism Observatory in Brazil, funded by Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung, as well as member of Scholars Council, Center for Critical Internet Inquiry (C2i2), UCLA, and founding board member of Labor Tech Research Network. Rafael is editor of the book Os Laboratórios do Trabalho Digital (Laboratories of Digital Labor) and editorial board member of Big Data & Society. His research interests include platform cooperativism and worker-owned platforms, work & AI, datafication, workers’ organization, platform labor, communication and work.