Dr Lisa Wood

Lecturer in Social Sciences & Year 3 Co-Director

Career Details

Lisa Wood is a lecturer in Social Sciences at Lancaster Medical School. Her research focusses on technologically mediated practices drawing on Science and Technology Studies, Organisation Studies and Feminist Technoscience. She is interested in how practitioners generate knowledge, more recently looking at practices 'on the move' feeding into interests in knowledge production, accountability, responsibility and autonomy in practice. She is on Twitter @DrLisaWood

Selected Publications Show all 29 publications

Organising the machine: material-discursive practices of mobile medical equipment engineers
Wood, L.A. 16/12/2016 In: Applied Mobilities. 1, 2, p. 161-175. 15 p.
Journal article

Work on the move: editors’ introduction to the special issue
Wood, L.A., Smith, R.J., Hall, T. 16/12/2016 In: Applied Mobilities. 1, 2, p. 139-146. 8 p.
Journal article

Con-forming bodies: the interplay of machines and bodies and the implications of agency in medical imaging
Wood, L. 06/2016 In: Sociology of Health and Illness. 38, 5, p. 768-781. 14 p.
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Experimental subjects and partial truth telling during technological change in radiotherapy
Wood, L. 06/2017 In: Nursing Ethics. 24, 4, p. 441-451. 11 p.
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Conceptualising decadent technology: a case study of path dependence in radiotherapy
Wood, L. 19/08/2015 In: Science as Culture. 24, 4, p. 507-525. 19 p.
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Review of Tyler, Imogen: Revolting Subjects: Social Abjection and Resistance in Neoliberal Britain
Wood, L. 05/2015 In: Sociological Research Online. 20, 2
Book/Film/Article review

How to follow the information?: a study of informational mobilities in crises
Buscher, M., Liegl, M., Perng, S., Wood, L. 01/2014 In: Sociologica. 2014, 1
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Agile response and collaborative agile workflows
Wood, L., Buscher, M., Van Veelen, B., Van Splunter, S. 2013 In: International Journal of Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management. 5, 3, p. 1-19. 19 p.
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A new Manhattan project?: interoperability and ethics in emergency response systems of systems
Buscher, M., Wood, L. 15/02/2013 In: 10th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management. Karlsruhe : KIT

Peripheral response: microblogging during the 22/7/2011 Norway attacks
Perng, S., Buscher, M., Wood, L., Halvorsrud, R., Stiso, M., Ramirez, L., Al-Akkad, A. 01/2013 In: International Journal of Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management. 5, 1, p. 41-57. 17 p.
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Cakes for Cure: The role of charities in the embedding of innovative cancer treatment technologies
Ashmore, L. 12/2012 In: Health Expectations. 15, 4, p. 401-409. 9 p.
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The ray of hope: hidden work and the pursuit of accuracy
Wood, L. 11/2011 Lancaster University.
Doctoral Thesis