Center for Global Journalism and Communication is an international collaboration based on individual memberships, with a key staff currently located at Agder University and NLA University College -- School of Journalism, in Southern Norway. Our aim is to foster a high-level international community of research and professional peers, to conduct innovative journalism research and education innovation for the benefit of the community and members' home institutions. Emphasis will be on on matters of globalization and digital transformation. Please review modalities of membership, means of contributing publications and otherwise engaging with us.
Individual membership is free and will remain so. Contributing members will commit to submitting relevant research and insights in manners yet to be discussed as we build the community.
Costs for running the network in a low-level interactive mode via our website, will remain cost-free for members.
Institutional memberships to fund ongoing activities more comprehensively will be discussed on a continuous basis.
Sponsorships will be welcomed, funds from these relayed back to researchers, with an emphasis on young researchers and PhD students in the process of establishing their careers.
GjC invites members and contributions across the full range of global journalism and communication issues, placing an emphasis on four distinct themes, as outlined below.
GjC collaborates with Future Learning Lab, another international community of which some of us are key members and where we strive to build a common platform for providing educational resources online, made available to paertnering individuals and institutions. Future Learning Lab has an extensive global community and runs an annual conference called World Learning Summit, to which active GjC individual members will receive preferred rates for participation.