Author: Jakob Ohme
#ECREAPolComm23 in Berlin
We are glad to announce that the 2023 ECREA Political Communication Section Conference will take place 31 Aug – 01 Sep in the ❤️ of fabulous Berlin, hosted by Weizenbaum Institute for the Networked Society and the Institute for Media and Communication Studies at the Freie Universität Berlin. The official conference website has been launched and will be updated throughout the…
A wonderful #ECREA2022 has come to an end and we thank all members for sharing their research, for building the #ecreapolcomm network, and for attending the business meeting on Thursday! The section is healthy, has a record number of members, and a very good number of conference submissions this year. At the business meeting, a…
Pre-Conference Workshop for Early-Career Scholars
This year, the ECREA Political Communication Sections hosts a virtual workshop prior to the bi-annual conference. Thirteen participants from 10 countries will get the opportunity to discuss their work, together with four wonderful mentors. The workshop includes two keynotes from Prof. Ulrike Klinger (European University Viadrina Frankfurt-Oder) and Assoc. Prof. Christian Baden (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem), which…
Call for the early-career workshop is out
We are happy publish the Call for the Early Career Scholars Workshop in Political Communication titled “Advancing Concepts and Methods in Political Communication”. The two-day workshop will take place 11th–12th October 2022 in a virtual format, as we wanted to be as inclusive as possible. The workshop will feature two keynote lectures by Ulrike Klinger and Christian Baden and is meant to provide a platform…
New YECREA PolComm Representatives
We are glad to announce that Cristina Monzer (NTNU, Trondheim) and Emilija Gagrčin (Weizenbaum Institute, FU Berlin) were elected as the two new Young ECREA Representatives for the Political Communication Section. Together with the management team, they will focus specifically on making our section a viable home to early career scholars in political communication research,…
Kick-off meeting mentoring program
The section management team, together with our two new YECREA Representatives Cristina Monzer (NTNU Trondheim) and Emilija Gagrčin (Weizenbaum Institute, FU Berlin) organized the kick-off meeting to the second round of the mentoring program for early career scholars in political communication research. In the next two years, 11 mentees from 7 countries (🇧🇪🇳🇱🇳🇴🇩🇪🇪🇸🇹🇬🇵🇱) will meet…
Call for ECREA Conference is out!
The European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA), the Department of Media and Journalism Studies at Aarhus University (AU) and the Danish School of Media and Journalism (DMJX) are happy to announce that the theme for the 9th European Communication Conference (ECC) will be “Rethink Impact”. The conference will be held in Aarhus (Denmark), 19 – 22 October…
New management team elected
At the virtual ECREA conference in September 2021, the section elected a new management team. Melanie Magin (NTNU Trondheim) will lead the section as Chair, together with Agnieszka Stępińska (U Poznan) and Jakob Ohme (FU Berlin) as Vice Chairs. We very much thank Andreas Schuck and Vaclav Stetka for their long-term service to the division!
Call for 2nd round of mentoring program
After a successful first round, ECREA PolComm launches the second round of the mentoring program that connects early career scholars with more senior researchers. The call can be found here.