Eddy Borges-Rey is a Senior Lecturer in Journalism Studies, and the Associate Dean for Research and Knowledge Exchange in the Faculty and Arts and Humanities at the University of Stirling. He is also the Programme Director of the MSc. Media and Communications Management in Vietnam (Stirling-Vietnam National University). Overall, his research looks at the interplay between media, technology and power, particularly around issues in Data Journalism, Open Data, Big Data, Social Computation, Critical Data, Code and Algorithm Studies, AI and automation, Freedom of Information, Mobile Journalism, Innovation, Photojournalism, and Data Literacy. He has taught Journalism Studies, Production and Media Studies in Venezuela, Spain, Vietnam and the UK, and as professional he has worked as a journalist, a broadcast producer and PR practitioner for almost 15 years.