Nick Srnicek is an American writer and academic. He is currently a lecturer in Digital Economy at King's College London.
Born in 1982, Srnicek took a double major in Psychology and Philosophy before completing an MA at the University of Western Ontario in 2007. He proceeded to a PhD at the London School of Economics, completing his thesis in 2013 on "Representing complexity: the material construction of world politics". He has worked as a Visiting Lecturer at City University and the University of Westminster.
Srnicek is associated with the political theory of accelerationism and a post-scarcity economy.