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Dr Junchao Wang

Former Visiting Fellow

Dr Junchao Wang

Former Visiting Fellow

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Dr Junchao Wang is an Associate Professor of Journalism and Media Criticism with Tsinghua University, China. He is a media critic with ten years’ experience in media criticism teaching and practice. He is now the PI of Project ‘The Freedom of Expression and Ideal Communication Situation of Micro blogging’ which is supported by The Humanities and Social Sciences Fund of the Ministry of Education of China. His name is on the lists of ‘The Project of 100-Beijing Social Science Talents for the New Century and “Program for New Century Excellent Talents in Universities of Ministry of Education of China’ respectively.

Dr Junchao Wang was a Faculty Visiting Researcher at Georgetown University in 2007 and Visiting Research fellow at Goldsmith and Oxford Internet Institute in 2012. His Chinese publications include Media Criticism: Origins, Criteria and Methods (2001), Third Eye on Mass Media (2009), New Perspectives on the Communication Strategies of the CCP Newspapers (2009).

Research Interests

New media and society development, media criticism, sub-culture studies, advanced news editing, newspaper redesigning.

Positions at the OII

  • Visiting Fellow, November 2012 - January 2013