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Organization profile

Organisation profile

Journalism research at Strathclyde specialises in the study of politics, representation and ethics in news.  Researchers specialise in the influence of mediatisation on political discourse, the dynamic between professional news practices and objectivity, and issues of ethical conduct across investigative journalism and the theory and practice of reporting.

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news Social Sciences
book review Social Sciences
journalist Social Sciences
social media Social Sciences
pornography Social Sciences
broadcast Social Sciences
discourse Social Sciences
politics Social Sciences

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Projects 2009 2021

Research Output 2000 2019

#HimToo and the networking of misogyny in the age of #MeToo

Boyle, K. & Rathnayake, C., 27 Aug 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Feminist Media Studies. 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

social media
Electric network analysis

Political offensiveness in the mediated public sphere: the performative play of alignments

Higgins, M., Montgomery, M. & Smith, A., 14 Aug 2019, Media and the Politics of Offence. Graefer, A. (ed.). Basingstoke

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

social media
political elite

Teaching journalism to media students

Higgins, M. & Smith, A., 17 May 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceKeynote


2013 Outstanding Reviewer award

Petya Eckler (Recipient), 27 Mar 2014

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Best Feature Documentary Category - Channel 4's Dispatches 'The Truth of Christmas Island'

Eamonn O'Neill (Recipient), 1992

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Feature Writer of the Year (Shortlisted) The British Press Awards

Eamonn O'Neill (Recipient), 2005

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2000 2019

Contested meanings: lesbian spectatorial pleasure and anxiety in the 2018 slasher film What Keeps You Alive

Sam Tabet (Speaker)
22 Nov 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Responsible reporting of mental health and suicide

Sallyanne Duncan (Speaker)
26 Aug 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

World Journalism Education Congress

Sallyanne Duncan (Speaker)
9 Jul 201911 Jul 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference


Promoting Higher Standards of Media Reporting of Mental Health, Suicide and the Bereaved through Improved Professional Guidelines.

Sallyanne Duncan (Participant), Jackie Newton (Participant)

Impact: Impact - for External PortalProfessional practice, training and standards, Policy and legislation


University of Strathclyde Innocence Project

Eamonn O'Neill (Participant)

Impact: Impact - for External PortalProfessional practice, training and standards

Youth select committee submission on social media use.

Andrea Tonner (Participant), Petya Eckler (Participant)

Impact: Impact - for External PortalPolicy and legislation