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Staff members with discipline Film, Radio, Television

Academia develops at the interface of different fields. This is one reason why the University of Groningen is home to a wide range of fields, each with a great number of subject specialists. The overview below, which is based on a standard categorization of fields, will help you find the right expert for each field. If you cannot find the expert you are looking for in this list, try searching via a related field or faculty; you may find him or her there.

Overview of all disciplines

media studies, media history, media archeology, digital history, digital humanities, digital media, media technologies, audiovisual culture, everyday media practices (home movies, technologies of memory) documentary theory and history, film history, visual culture.
dr. S.I. (Susan) Aasman
Contact
s.i.aasman rug.nl
+31 50 36 34648
Function
Associate Professor Media Studies
Film and Media
Critical Theory
Intellectual History
Philosophy of History
Aesthetics
N.W. (Nicholas) Baer, PhD
Contact
n.w.baer rug.nl
Function
Assistant Professor of Film Studies
Innovation Adoption, Value Appropriation, Digital Business Models,  E-Commerce, Digital Transformation, Digital Innovations, Motion Picture Industry, Videogame Industry, Music Industry, Social Media & Influencers.
dr. T.L.J. (Thijs) Broekhuizen
Contact
t.l.j.broekhuizen rug.nl
+31 50 36 33777
Function
Associate Professor
Specialised in Media and Cultural Studies, studying the representation of past events, participatory media, multi-platform storytelling, cultural memory and the re-use of archival footage, particularly for television, screen culture and digital media. Organizing cooperation for European research and education, specifically regarding global citizenship and television’s history and future as a multi-platform storytelling practice. Digital Humanities experience includes (inter-)national projects on digitalized audio-visual heritage and cultural memory VideoActive and EUscreen, promoting the use of television content to explore Europe's rich and diverse cultural history. 2018-2019 Recipient Europeana Research Grant Award for digital humanities/data science research for researching creative storytelling and re-use in the context of digital (audiovisual) heritage.
dr. B. (Berber) Hagedoorn
Contact
b.hagedoorn rug.nl
Function
Assistant Professor Media Studies
Film and Emotion
Film and Phenomenology
Audience/Reception Studies
Genre Studies
Film Aesthetics

prof. dr. J. (Julian) Hanich
Contact
j.hanich rug.nl
Function
Associate Professor of Film Studies
Documentary cinema; experimental film; visual anthropology; sensory ethnography; phenomenology; skateboarding
dr. S.R.J.J. (Sander) Hölsgens
Contact
s.r.j.j.holsgens rug.nl
Function
Postdoctoral Researcher / Lecturer
Modern German Literature
Drama
Morality and literature, law and literature
Literary, cultural, and media theory
Literature and music
dr. C. (Christian) Kirchmeier
Contact
c.kirchmeier rug.nl
+31 50 36 36062
Function
Assistant Professor
* Narrative and cognitive film theory
* Digital Film Forensics / Videographic criticism
 
* Complex cinema, puzzle films
dr. M. (Miklós) Kiss
Contact
m.kiss rug.nl
+31 50 36 37269
Function
Associate Professor in Audiovisual Arts and Cognition
D. (Dan) Leberg, MA PhD
Contact
d.leberg rug.nl
Function
Media Studies; Cultural Analysis; Ethnography; Qualitative Analysis
dr. J. (Jian) Lin, PhD
Contact
j.lin rug.nl
Function
Assistant professor
(European) Crises; Cultural Production in Times of Crisis; Cultural Self-Reflection; Migration and Contemporary Culture
Literature and Film; Literary Theory; Visual Studies; Documentary Film; Film Theory
Sociology; Discourse Theory; Systems Theory
Self-Referentiality; Aesthetic Negativity
dr. F.J. (Florian) Lippert
Contact
f.j.lippert rug.nl
+31 50 36 34655
Function
Associate Professor (UHD) and Vice Chair for European Culture and Literature
Popular Music, American Music, Jazz
dr. K.A. (Kristin McGee) McGee
Contact
k.a.mcgee rug.nl
+31 50 36 34829
Function
Associate Professor
Film, Literature, Journalism, Documentary Studies, Feminism
dr. A. (Annelies) van Noortwijk
Contact
a.van.noortwijk rug.nl
+31 50 36 35875
Function
Senior Lecturer
Robert Prey is a media scholar who studies the relationship between technology, capitalism and culture. Dr. Prey's research and writings focus on algorithmic recommendation systems and the interdepedent processes of ‘datafication’ and ‘platformization’. His current focus is on music streaming platforms and the music, musicians and industry developing around them.  

Dr. Prey completed his PhD in the School of Communication at Simon Fraser University (Canada) in 2015. Before this he worked with Migrant World Television (MWTV) in Seoul, South Korea. 

Areas of Expertise:
Technology and Society
Cultural Industries (esp. the music industries)
Cultural/Creative Labour
Social and Media Theory
Political Economy of (New) Media



R. Prey, PhD
Contact
r.prey rug.nl
Function
Assistant Professor
Theories of International Relations, Visual Studies, Political Geography/Critical Geopolitics, Theories of Discourse, East Asian Studies
dr. D.U. (David) Shim
Contact
david.shim rug.nl
+31 50 36 37896
Function
Senior Lecturer
Contemporary cultural and media history - Specifically interested in: mediated memories, cultural practices, amateur film & video, media technologies, and digital humanities
dr. T. (Tom) Slootweg
Contact
t.slootweg rug.nl
+31 50 36 37466
Function
Assistant Professor of Contemporary History
Memory Studies
Social Media
App Studies
Media Theory 
dr. P.H. (Rik) Smit
Contact
p.h.smit rug.nl
Function
Assistant Professor Media Studies
Visual Anthropology, Documentary Filmmaking
A.S. (Andrew Simon) Tucker, MA
Contact
a.s.tucker rug.nl
Function
PhD student
Film and Media Technology, Experimental Media Archaeology, Film Phenomenology, Curatorial Studies and Museology, English Literature and Linguistics, Content Creation, Digital and Social Media, Visual Media, Online Marketing 
N.K. (Nina) Yakimova, MA
Contact
n.yakimova rug.nl
Function
Content and Social Media Specialist
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