Hubbard School of Journalism and Mass Communication
206 Church St SE
Ste 329 Murphy Hall
I am Assistant Professor of Journalism Studies at the Hubbard School of Journalism & Mass Communication, and Affiliated Faculty in the Department of Sociology at the University of Minnesota. I am also Director of the Minnesota Journalism Center, and an Affiliated Fellow at the Yale Information Society Project. My research interests are in journalism studies, emerging media, innovation, and audience engagement. I am the author of Social Media at BBC News (Routledge, 2015). My articles have appeared in Journalism, Digital Journalism, Social Media + Society, and Symbolic Interaction. I also write for the Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard University. Born in Montréal (Canada), I earned a BA in sociology (honors) from McGill University, an MSc in sociology from Université de Montréal, and a PhD in sociology from City University of London.