Dr Claire Forbes

Dr Claire Forbes

Guest Teacher

Department of Media and Communications

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Key Expertise
regulatory communication, environmental communication

About me

Dr Claire Forbes is Guest Teacher in the Department of Media and Communications at LSE.

Dr Forbes combines academic and professional practice in communications. She has a PhD in Islamic Studies from the University in Kent, which takes a Bourdieusian approach to exploring the use of public relations in the construction of Islam in the UK public sphere. She has an MA in Islamic Studies from Birkbeck College and a BA (Hons) in Religious Studies from Newcastle University.

Dr Forbes's professional practice in communications spans over 20 years in the public and not-for-profit sectors. Currently, she works as Senior Director of Corporate Communications for a non-ministerial government department in the UK.

Expertise Details

government communication; regulatory communication; utilities; environmental communication; water