Tom Scott-Smith

Prof. DPhil Tom Scott-Smith

University of Oxford
Refugee Studies Centre
Oxford Department of International Development
3 Mansfield Road
Oxford OX1 3TB
United Kingdom

Position / Tätigkeit:

Associate Professor of Refugee Studies and Forced Migration

Forschungs- und Interessengebiete:
  • Humanitarianism
  • Nutrition
  • Forced Migration
  • Shelter and Settlement
  • Science and Technology
wichtigste Veröffentlichungen:

Humanitarian Neophilia: The ‘Innovation Turn’ and Its Implications, in: Third World Quarterly 37 (2016), pp. 2229-2251

Sticky Technologies: Plumpy’nut®, Emergency Feeding and the Viscosity of Humanitarian Design, in: Social Studies of Science 48 (2018), pp. 3-24

Beyond the Boxes: Refugee Shelter and the Humanitarian Politics of Life, in: American Ethnologist 46 (2019), pp. 509-521

On an Empty Stomach. Two Hundred Years of Hunger Relief, Ithaca 2020

(ed., with Mark E. Breeze) Structures of Protection? Rethinking Refugee Shelter, New York 2020