José van DijckJohanna Francisca Theodora Maria "José" van Dijck (born 15 November 1960, in Boxtel) is a new media author and a distinguished university professor in media and digital society at Utrecht University since 2017. From 2001 to 2016 she was a professor of Comparative Media Studies where she was the former chair of the Department of Media Studies and former dean of the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Amsterdam. She is the author of ten (co-)authored and (co-)edited books including ''Mediated Memory in the Digital Age''; ''The Culture of Connectivity''. ; and ''The Platform Society. Public Values in a Connective World''.
Since 2010 Van Dijck has been a member of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences. In 2015 she was elected by Academy members as the president of the organisation and became the first woman to hold the position.
In 2016 Dutch magazine ''Opzij'' named Van Dijck the most influential Dutch woman of 2016. Provided by Wikipedia