Søren Brier

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Søren Brier is a Extraordinary Professor for Semiotics of Information, Cognitive and Communication Science at Copenhagen Business School. He holds a Masters in biology from the University of Copenhagen and a Ph.D. in philosophy of (information) science. In 2006 he defended a doctor habil thesis in philosophy, Cybersemiotics: Why Information Is Not Enough at CBS. Brier is the founder and editor-in-chief of Cybernetics & Human Knowing, published since 1992, co-founder of “The International Association for Biosemiotic Studies” in 2005, a former trustee for the American Society for Cybernetics, member of the board of the “Sociocybernetics Group” (ISA) and member of the International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics. He has received its System Research Foundation’s Distinguished Service Award and the Systems Research Foundation Award for his great contribution to the advancement of Cybernetics, and The Warren McCulloch Award from the American Society for Cybernetics, of which he is a fellow.