Dr Michael Scott

Senior Lecturer

College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences

place Social Science South (356)
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

I am sociologist of cultural production and urban cultural economies, which is informed to various degrees by urban governance and the socio-spatial (historical) backdrop of institutional political economy. I am currently working on a monograph for Routledge titled “Cultural entrepreneurs in the age of austerity: remaking the new petit bourgeoisie’.

PhD (Sociology, University of Auckland)
Key responsibilities
I am the Sociology honours convenor and Topic co-ordinator for SOCI 1001 - Issues in Sociology
Topic coordinator
SOCI1001 Issues in Sociology
SOCI2002 Love, death and power
Topic lecturer
SOCI3052 Sociology of art, culture and media
Supervisory interests
Creative cultures
Creative industries
Critical policy theory
Social network analysis
Urban studies
Higher degree by research supervision
Principal supervisor: Sociology (1)
Expert for media contact
Social issues
Urban planning
Urban cultural economy
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Media expertise
  • Culture
  • Social issues
  • Urban planning
  • Work
  • Urban cultural economy