U7, Piano: III, Stanza: 347 Via Bicocca degli Arcimboldi 8 - 20126 MILANO
Andrea Cerroni is a sociologist of knowledge and heads the Master in Communication of Science and Sustainable Innovation (www.MaCSIS.unimib.it). Graduated in Physics and with experience as a Controller in high-tech companies, he was the National Delegate Representative for Italy in the Programme committee - Science in society for the 7th European Framework Programme. Associate Professor since 2016, in 2018 he obtained the National Scientific Qualification as Full Professor in the scientific-disciplinary field SPS/08 "Sociology of cultural and communicative processes". Among his research interests:
sociology of technology
democracy and knowledge
contemporary sociological imagination
theoretical-methodological foundations of social science
theory of the knowledge-society
risk perception and communication.
Cerroni, A. (2020). Understanding the Knowledge Society. A New Paradigm in the Sociology of Knowledge. London : Edward Elgar.
Cerroni, A. (2019). Società della conoscenza e partecipazione democratica. Cambiare orizzonte. In C. Buzzacchi, P. Costa, & F. Pizzolato (a cura di), Technopolis. La città sicura tra mediazione giuridica e profezia tecnologica (pp. 63-77). Milano : Giuffrè.