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An interdisciplinary scholar, whose research and teaching traverses the full range of media and communications fields as well as politics and political economy. 

Has both academic and practitioner experience in several media fields and subfields including journalism; corporate communications, political communication, public relations, media development and development media.

Research interests

Critical political economy of (digital) media and communications; digital media and politics; media and development; journalism and politics

Teaching specialisms

(Digital) media and communications; researching media and communications; public relations; advertising; global media studies; media and politics

Education/Academic qualification

Communications, Media and Journalism, PhD, Digital and social media as sites for ‘collaborative circumvention’: journalism and democracy in Zambia, The University of Sussex

18 Sept 20175 Nov 2021

Award Date: 5 Nov 2021

External positions

Deputy Chair of the Editorial Working Group (EWG), Review of African Political Economy (ROAPE)

Jan 2022 → …


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