Senior Lecturer in Media and International Development, University of East Anglia

I am a Senior Lecturer in Media and International Development at the University of East Anglia (UEA), UK. I am the author of Media and Development (Zed Books, 2014) and have written academic articles and book chapters on the subjects of international news, philanthro-journalism, celebrities and development, representations of Africa, mediated cosmopolitanism and the role of popular culture in politics. I recently completed an AHRC-funded research project concerned with the content and production of humanitarian news. www.humanitarian-journalism.net

Experience

  • –present
    Senior Lecturer in Media and International Development, University of East Anglia

Education

  • 2012 
    University of East Anglia, PhD International Development and Media

Grants and Contracts

  • 2017
    What is humanitarian news?
    Role:
    Principal Investigator
    Funding Source:
    Arts and Humanities Research Council