Dr. Adam Drazin is an anthropology lecturer at UCL (University College London), where he coordinates the MA in Materials.Anthropology.Design. His two main current research interests are design anthropology and the Romanian home. He has worked in the past for HP Labs and Intel Ireland, and has taught anthropology courses in universities and design schools. His work has been published in books and journals including Ethnos, Home Cultures, and the Journal of Design History. He recently edited, with Susanne Kuchler (2015), the volume The Social Life of Materials, about anthropological and ethnographic approaches to materials and materials innovation.