Skågeby is an associate professor (docent) in media studies at Stockholm university. He holds a PhD in informatics geared towards interaction design and Human-Computer Interaction; a BSSc in information and media science (including behavioural sciences and systems development); and is completing a MSSc in gender studies. Skågeby’s research bridges media studies, design studies and informatics and envelops for example material interactions theory, media archaeology and norm-critical design. Methods of choice include ethnography, interaction criticism, semiotics, policy analysis, artefact studies et c. Current projects concern material-discursive studies of home computing and the politics of design. Publications include both innovative open access journals and high impact traditional journals.