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Janelle Ward PhD

Assistant Professor

 

Biographical Note

Janelle Ward is Assistant Professor in the Department of Media and Communication at Erasmus University Rotterdam. Her research focuses on the uses of new media for political purposes ranging from citizen building to political consumerism. She is interested in how civic and political organizations use new communication technologies to inform and mobilize citizens. Janelle has recently published on these topics in Information, Communication and Society, Media, Culture & Society, and the Journal of Youth Studies. Janelle completed her PhD research at the Amsterdam School of Communications Research (ASCoR), University of Amsterdam in 2008.

For more information see janelleward.com.