Stuart Allan

Stuart Allan is Professor and Head of the School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies (JOMEC) here at Cardiff University.

Stuart has published widely in journalism, media and cultural studies. He has authored seven books, the most recent of which is Citizen Witnessing: Revisioning Journalism in Times of Crisis (Polity Press, 2013), and edited eleven others, including The Routledge Companion to News and Journalism (Routledge, 2012; revised edition) and Photojournalism and Citizen Journalism: Co-operation, Collaboration and Connectivity (Routledge, 2017).

His research has also appeared in numerous peer-reviewed journal articles and contributions to edited collections, and has been translated into several languages. He is a founding co-editor of the online journal Journalism Education (published by the Association for Journalism Education), and serves on the editorial boards of fifteen international journals, including Journalism: Theory, Practice and CriticismDigital JournalismNew Media & SocietyMedia, War & ConflictCommunication, Culture & Critique; Text & Talk; Environmental CommunicationTime & Society; Journalism & Communication Monographs; and Global Media and China.