Alfred Hermida PhD

Director and associate professor, UBC School of Journalism
Co-founder, The Conversation Canada

Bio

Award-winning online news pioneer, digital media scholar and journalism educator with more than two decades in digital journalism

Publications

Research explores the transformation of media, with a focus on emerging news practices, media innovation, social media and data journalism

Talks

Combines academic rigour with a journalist’s sensibility on how to tell a compelling story

Teaching

Teaching focuses on digital journalism, social media and new forms of story-telling

In the media

Frequent commentator in the media on how new communication technologies are affecting how we live, work and play

On Twitter

Thanks to Ester Appelgren for her generous review of my book with @marylynnyoung, Data Journalism and the Regeneration of News, in Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly https://t.co/ZEbNes9rMC