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dr. P.H. Smit

Universitair Docent Media Studies

EDUCATION

 2012-2017       PhD in Media Studies, University of Groningen, NL (cum laude). Dissertation title: Platforms of Memory: Social Media and Digital Memory Work.

2010-2012       MA in Journalism, University of Groningen. Specialization Broadcast Journalism. Thesis title: Life Reports: Wartime Citizen Journalism in the Digital Age (Grade: 9 out of 10)

2009-2010      MA in American Studies (cum laude), University of Groningen. Thesis title: Converging War: Convergence Culture, the Iraq War and the Hegemony of the Visual (Grade: 9 out of 10)  

2006-2009      BA in American Studies, University of Groningen, NL. Minor: Film and television Studies

PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS     

2018-present   Assistant Professor, dept. of Media Studies and Journalism, University of Groningen

2012-2017       Lecturer, dept. of Media Studies and Journalism, University of Groningen

2012-2017       PhD-candidate Centre for Media Studies and Journalism, University of Groningen

PUBLICATIONS

See "Research" in the left menu. 

QUALIFICATIONS

2014    University Teaching Qualification (Dutch: BKO) – teaching portfolio assessment

CONFERENCE PARTICIPATION

2018    Colours of a Journey. Presentation of research. May 2018.

2018    Zemki. Bremen. Paper presentation. April 2018.

2016    ECREA. Prague. Conference paper. 10-12 November, 2016

2016    Times are a changin’. University of Westminster. Conference paper. 2-3 June, 2016

2015    Web Archives as scholarly resources. Aarhus. Conference paper. 8-10 June, 2015

2014    ECREA. Lisbon. Conference paper. 12-15 November, 2014

2014    Cultural Politics of Memory. University of Cardiff. Conference paper. 14-16 May, 2014

CAMPUS OR DEPARTMENTAL TALKS

2018    MA Euroculture. Researching Platforms. Guest lecture. March 2018.

2016    History Online. University  of Groningen. Guest lecture. 29 November, 2016

2016    The living archive. University of Groningen. Guest Lecture. 1 March, 2016

2016    Education Day. University of Groningen. “The Converged Classroom.” 25 January, 2016

WORKSHOPS AND SCHOOLS

See "activities"

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

1st year BA

2017-2018      Social Lab

2016-2017      Studying Media in Everyday Life

2015-2017      Media Platforms and Industries I

2015-2018      Media Platforms and Industries II

2015-2018      Academic Skills

2012-2016      Introduction to Media Landscape

 

2nd year BA

2017-2018      Media Theory II

2017-2018      Digital Cultures

2012-2017      Introduction to Journalism Studies

 

3rd year BA

2017-2018      BA Thesis supervision

2017-2018      Research seminar Media & Journalism

2017-2018      Media Makers

2013-2015      Media Memories

 

Master

2017-2018      MA Thesis supervision

2016-2017      Theory and History of Journalism

 

Other

2015-2017      Tutor Program

2011                Cultural Theory. Teaching assistant

 

 

REVIEWER

2015-2017      New Media and Society

2016                Conjunctions: Transdisciplinary Journal of Cultural Participation

 

 

 

COMMUNITY OUTREACH

 

2018    Commentary film The Cleaners. At: Forum Images.

2016    Talk Eliot Higgins (founder Bellingcat). Organizer. 28 September, 2016.

2014    The meaning is the message: An Inquiry into New Media, Cognition, and Reflective        Imagination. (Dissertation Alejandra Wah). University of Groningen. Speaker/discussion          leader. 19 November, 2014.

2012    What is new(s). CSG Liudger alumnus day. 13 April, 2012.

 

MEDIA PERFORMANCES

Dagblad van het Noorden

OogRadio

Nederlands Dagblad

Universiteitskrant Groningen

Reformatorisch Dagblad

 

LANGUAGES

Dutch (native)

English (C2)

German (B1)

French (A2)

Laatst gewijzigd:03 juli 2018 13:35

Contact information

Oude Kijk in 't Jatstraat 26
9712 EK Groningen
The Netherlands

Journalism Studies and Media

Room:
13.12.128