Stig Hjarvard#


Stig Hjarvard
Email:stig 'at' hum.ku.dk
Membership Number:4509
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:DENMARK
Section:FILM, MEDIA & VISUAL STUDIES
Username:shjarvard
Elected:2017
Homepage: http://mcc.ku.dk/staff/?pure=en/persons/87296



Present and Previous Positions
  • 2016 - present Professor II at University of Bergen, Department of Information Science and Media Studies
  • 2002 - present Professor (nominated/‘kaldet') in Media Studies at Department of Media, Cognition and Communication, University of Copenhagen
  • 2002 Professor in Journalism at Department of Communication, Roskilde University
  • 1995 - 2001 Associate Professor at Department of Film and Media Studies, University of Copenhagen

Fields of Scholarship
  • Media studies
  • Communication science
  • News media
  • Media history
  • Media sociology
  • Publishing industries
  • Globalization studies
  • Mediatization theory

Honours and Awards
  • 2016 The Humanities Research Award by the University of Copenhagen
  • 2015 Member of the Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters
  • 2016 Danish coordinator of the Scandinavian research project SCANPUB: The Immigration Issue in Scandinavian Public Spheres 1970-2015
  • 2011 - 2015 Head of FKK financed research program “The Mediatization of Culture: The Challenge of New Media”
  • 2010 Bonnier Guest Professor at Department of Journalism, Media and Communication, University of Stockholm
  • 2009 - 2012 National coordinator of NordForsk financed “Nordic Research Network in Journalism Studies” (together with Mark Ørsten, RUC)
  • 2008 - 2011 Head of research division Media, Culture and Society at NordMedia, the Nordic bi-annual Conference
  • 2007 - 2010 Head of FKK financed research program “Newspapers and Journalism in Transition”
  • 2006 - 2008 Head of NordForsk financed “Nordic Research Network on the Mediatization of Religion and Culture”
  • 2005 - 2014 Head of research priority area The Mediatization of Culture at Department of Media, Cognition and Communication
  • 2005 Guest professor at University of Otago, New Zealand
  • 2001 Member of editorial board of international journal Northern Lights (Intellect Press), since 2009 chief editor
  • 2001 - 2006 Editor and coordinator of the SHF funded research program The History of Danish Television
  • 2001 Guest Professor at University of Gothenburg, Dept. of Journalism and Media Studies
  • 2000 - 2004 Participant in the European research project Changing Media - Changing Europe funded by European Science Foundation (ESF)
  • 1999 - 2001 Head of SHF funded research program Global Media Cultures
  • 1994 - 1996 and 1999-2004 Member of editorial board of journal MedieKultur
  • 1992 - 1996 Member of the executive committee of the National Association of Media Researchers in Denmark, SMID, including vice-chair

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