Marcello Aspria


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Marcello Aspria studied Sociology and Gender, Sexuality and Society at the University of Amsterdam. For the best part of a decade he researched gender in perfumery, and wrote on smell culture for various media. 

He archived some of his work on In recent years he was secretary to the Board of the Norbert Elias Foundation, and taught social sciences at Erasmus University Rotterdam, Erasmus University College, and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. Currently he is adjunct faculty at Webster University in Leiden, and pursues a PhD in Science and Technology Studies at the Erasmus School of Health Policy and Management, where he studies the governance of digital infrastructures in healthcare. He likes Sicilian food, and his favourite number is 8.

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