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Associate and Visiting Staff

Irati Agirreazkuenaga (Dr)

  • Visiting Fellow from February 2015 to 31 December 2016
  • Lecturer at the University of the Basque Country, Faculty of Social Sciences and Communication, and nowadays she’s part of a research group on 2.0 communicative strategies and management of political parties in the Basque Country.
  • Author of: 'The strengths of radio journalists working in lesser-used European languages: Between convergence processes, specialisation and social responsibility' (University of Sunderland, 2015), 'Meeting citizens’ expectations: communication strategies used by political organizations and public service media in the Web 2.0' (UPV 2015), 'The role of the media in empowering minority identities: Basque language radio during the Franco Dictatorship (60s-75s) and their influence as identity catalysts' (Media, Culture & Society 2012).
  • Website: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Irati_Agirreazkuenaga or  http://www.ehu.eus/eu/web/gureiker/home

 Barwise, Patrick (Prof)

  • Visiting Senior Fellow from January 2015 to December 2015
  • Emeritus Professor of Management and Marketing, London Business School, Chairman of Which?
  • Research summary: Extensive experience of audience and consumer research, media economics, advertising and marketing,and related policy issues. My research strengths are in policy-relevant empirical research.

Blackman, Colin (Dr)

  • Visiting Fellow from 3 October 2013 to 2 October 2015
  • Camford Associates/Editor, info
  • Interdisciplinary research into the impacts of ICTs and the Internet on the economy (management strategy, innovation) and society (privacy, personal and family relationships).
  • Personal website: www.camfordassociates.com

Carr, John (Mr)

  • Visiting Senior Fellow from 1 May 2012 to 30 April 2015
  • The uses of the internet and associated digital technologies by children and young people.
  • Personal website: http://johnc1912.wordpress.com
  • Twitter: @johnc1912

Codagnone, Cristiano (Prof)

  • Visiting Fellow from 1 July 2014 to 31 December 2015
  • Università degli Studi di Milano, Dipartimento di Scienze Sociali e Politiche
  • Behavioural science and nudging applied to media and society. Current research project: multi-country study on online marketing and children foreseeing focus groups, a laboratory experiment, and an online survey with parents.
  • Twitter: @ccodag

Dulong de Rosnay, Melanie (Dr)

  • Visiting Fellow from 1 September 2013 to 31 August 2015
  • French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS) Institute for Communication Sciences (ISCC)
  • Commons and distributed architectures
  • Personal website: http://www.iscc.cnrs.fr/spip.php?article1558
  • Twitter: @melanieddr 

Krotoski, Aleks (Dr)

  • Visiting Fellow to May 2015 
  • Can you programme love? The design decisions in web technologies that "clean up" the "messy" human attributions of relevance, value, identity, relationships, access and privacy
  • More information 

Görzig, Anke (Dr)

  • Visiting Fellow from Nov. 2011 to Nov. 2017
  • Lecturer in Psychology (University of West London), Previously Survey Research Officer (EU Kids Online II)
  • Current projects: ongoing analyses and data linkage of EU Kids Online II survey data, development of updated versions of the EU Kids Online questionnaires, comparison of prevalence rates for bullying and their predictors from two cross-national surveys (EU Kids Online and HBSC – Health Behaviours of School aged Children), development and implementation of a school-based project supporting adolescents’ resilience and coping strategies in relation to the experience of cyberbullying
  • Website: personal.lse.ac.uk/goerzig
  • Twitter: @AnkeGorzig

Hepp, Andreas (Prof)

Horten, Monica (Dr)

  • Visiting Fellow from 1 October 2012
  • Author of :' A Copyight Masqerade: how corporate lobbying threatens online freedoms' (Zed 2013), 'The Copyright Enforcement Enigma - Internet politics and the Telecoms Package' (Palgrave Macmillan 2012). She will be publishing a new book  in 2015/16.
  • Independent expert on the Council of Europe Committee on Cross-border flow of Internet traffic and Internet freedom (MSI-INT) **Internet, telecoms and copyright policy in the European Union
  • Website: http://www.iptegrity.com
  • Twitter: @Iptegrity

Mascheroni, Giovanna (Dr)

  • Visiting Fellow from 1 September 2013 to 30 June 2015
  • Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
  • She is coordinating the Net Children Go Mobile project, analysing opportunities and risks of mobile convergent media among children. Is involved in the WebPolEU project, in which she focuses on the relationship between digital and civic literacies.
  • Personal website: http://docenti.unicatt.it/ita/giovanna_mascheroni/
  • Twitter: @giovannamas

Mical, Thomas (Dr)

  • Visiting Fellow from March 2015 to September 2015
  • Research summary: To advance, clarify, and test the specific challenges to models of cosmopolitan realism using a hybrid methodology across media, urbanism and alterity. It uses a multiplicity of qualitative visual and textual methods (circuiting between urbanism and media) to examine the complex phenomena of mediated spaces in multi-faith / multi-cultural urban settings.

Milne, Claire

Musaro, Pierlugi (Prof)

  • Visiting Fellow from January to December 2015
  • Associate Professor, Department of Sociology and Business Law, University of Bologna
  • Research Fellow, Institute for Public Knowledge, New York University.
  • Ethical, aesthetic, and political challenges of humanitarian discourse in portraying and policing migration in the European Union
  • Personal website: http://www.unibo.it/SitoWebDocente/default.aspx?UPN=pierluigi.musaro%40unibo.it 

Ozkul, Didem (Dr)

  • Visiting Fellow from February to July 2015
  • University of Westminster
  • Website: www.didemozkul.com
  • Research summary: A critical analysis of the commercial uses of location data and its impacts on society. It is situated within the intersection of scholarly discussions on political economy of the Internet and location technologies.

Pierson, Jo (Dr)

  • Visiting Senior Fellow from 1 March to 31 July 2015
  • Department of Media and Communication Studies, Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences & Solvay Business School, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
  • Research centre SMIT (Studies on Media, Information and Telecommunication), Digital Society Department, iMinds
  • Research summary: Social and ubiquitous media transitions, and how these are co-constructed by user practices related to datafication. Part of sabbatical project 'Linking and substantiating domestication, privacy and (dis)empowerment through digital media use'
  • Co-author of 'Digital broadcasting: an introduction to new media', recently published by Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Professional website: http://smit.vub.ac.be/Person/30/Jo_Pierson
  • Twitter: @iMuses

Ruiz, Pollyanna (Dr)

  • Visiting Fellow from 19/10/2014 to 19/07/2015
  • Lecturer in Media and Communication; University of Sussex
  • Author of Articulating Dissent; Protest and the Public Sphere recently published by Pluto Press
  • PI of AHRC funded project You Can’t Move History. You Can Secure the Future’: Engaging Youth in Cultural heritage examining the political, economic and cultural struggles over attachments to the Southbank site in central London
  • Professional website: http://www.sussex.ac.uk/profiles/96712/research
  • Twitter: @pollyanna_ruiz

Russell, Adrienne

  • Visiting fellow from  17/03/2015 to 15/07/2015
  • www.adriennerussell.com
  • Explores intersections among activists, publics and journalists with focus on London-based news outlets, which produce extensive coverage of contested social justice issues and are among the most innovative outlets working the digital-transition.
  • @adierussell

Scammell, Maggie (Dr)

  • Visiting Senior Fellow from March 2011 to February 2017
  • More information: Staff Page

Schlesinger, Philip (Prof)

Schrøder, Kim Christian (Prof)

  • Visiting fellow from 9 March 2015 to 10 June 2015
  • Department of Communication, Business and Information Technologies, Roskilde University, Denmark
  • The cross-cultural mapping of news consumption in mediatized societies
  • Personal website: http://forskning.ruc.dk/site/person/kimsc

Seeck, Hannele (Dr)

  • Visiting Senior Fellow from September 2010 to September 2015
  • Crisis management and communication
  • Personal website

Souter, David (Dr)

  • Visiting Senior Fellow
  • May 2007 to May 2016

Vincent, Jane

  • Visiting Fellow from February 2015 to January 2017
  • Research Summary: To develop and build on this research of the Net Children Go Mobile and EU Kids Online projects with a focus on the study of emotion and children’s use of mobile internet.

Webster, Juliet (Dr)

  • Visiting Fellow from 1 September 2013 to 31 July 2015
  • Internet Interdisciplinary Institute, Open University of Catalonia
  • Twitter: @JulietWebster10  

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