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Monika Djerf-Pierre


Monika Djerf-Pierre
+46 31 786 1208

Postal Address: Box 710, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Seminariegatan 1 b , 41313 Göteborg
Duties: Responsible for research

Journalism Media and Communication (More Information)
Box 710
405 30 Göteborg
Fax: +46 31 786 4950
Visiting Address: Seminariegatan 1 B , 413 13 Göteborg

About Monika Djerf-Pierre

Monika Djerf-Pierre received her Ph. D. in Journalism and Mass Communication at University of Gothenburg 1996. She is now Professor at the Department of Journalism, Media and Communication (JMG).

Reasearch Areas

Journalism, crisis and risk communication, media history, political communication, environment- and science communication, and gender & media.

Research Projects




Journalism history and theory, Organization communication, Methodology (quantitative content analysis, text analysis, research methods), Theories in Media and Communications Research and Philosophy of Science in Media Studies.


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Latest publications

A year in the public life of superbugs: News media on antimicrobial resistance and implications for health communications
Davis Mark, Benjamin Lyall, Andrea Wittaker, Mia Lindgren, Monika Djerf-Pierre et al.
Social Science and Medicine, Journal article 2020
Journal article

The Role of Journalism on YouTube: Audience Engagement with ‘Superbug’ Reporting
Monika Djerf-Pierre, Mia Lindgren, Mikayla Alexis Budinski
Media and Communication, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Mediatised local government: social media activity and media strategies among local government officials 1989-2010
Monika Djerf-Pierre, Jon Pierre
Thomas Schillemans & Jon Pierre (Eds.) Media and Governance. Exploring the role of news media in complex systems of governance, Bristol, Policy Press, Chapter in book 2019
Chapter in book

The Moderating Effect of Categorical and Non-Categorical Gender on Political Attitudes”: Evidence from Sweden
Maria Solevid, Lena Wängnerud, Monika Djerf-Pierre, Elias Markstedt
Annual Conference of Midwest Political Science Association. 5-8 April, Chicago. , Conference contribution 2018
Conference contribution

Fanning the Blame: Media Accountability, Climate and Crisis on the Australian “Fire Continent”
Deb Anderson, Phil Chubb, Monika Djerf-Pierre
Environmental Communication: A Journal of Nature and Culture, Journal article 2018
Journal article

The GEM-project: Making new use of existing data to answer longstanding questions in gender and media equality research
Monika Djerf-Pierre
Panel contribution presented at Ecrea, 7th European Communication Conference (ECC), Lugano, 31 Oct - 3 Nov 2018, Conference contribution 2018
Conference contribution

Understanding media publics and the antimicrobial resistance crisis
Davis Mark, Andrea Whittaker, Mia Lindgren, Monika Djerf-Pierre, Leonore Manderson et al.
Global Public Health, Journal article 2018
Journal article

Havsmiljön blir en fråga för medierna
Monika Djerf-Pierre
Svärd M., Johansen L. T. & Lundberg F. (red) Havet 1988, Göteborg, Havsmiljöinstitutet, Chapter in book 2017
Chapter in book

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Policy failure or moral scandal? Political accountability, journalism and new public management
Monika Djerf-Pierre, Mats Ekström, Bengt Johansson
Paper presented at the IAMCR 2013 Conference Dublin, 25-29 June 2013, Conference contribution 2013
Conference contribution

The Dynamics of Political Interest and News Media Consumption: A Longitudinal Perspective
Jesper Strömbäck, Monika Djerf-Pierre, Adam Shehata
International Journal of Public Opinion Research, Journal article 2013
Journal article

The greening of the news: The institutionalization of 'the environment' in television news reporting 1961-1973
Monika Djerf-Pierre
A history of Swedish broadcasting: Communicative ethos, genres and institutional change, Göteborg, Nordicom, University of Gothenburg, Chapter in book 2013
Chapter in book

Educator, Mirror, Watchdog, Interpreter. Regimes of news and current affairs journalism in public service broadcasting 1925-2005
Monika Djerf-Pierre, Lennart Weibull
Monika Djerf-Pierre & Mats Ekström (eds.) A history of Swedish broadcasting: Communicative ethos, genres and institutional change, Göteborg, Nordicom, University of Gothenburg, Chapter in book 2013
Chapter in book

Approaching broadcast history
Mats Ekström, Monika Djerf-Pierre
A History of Swedish Broadcasting: Communicative Ethos, Genres and Institutional change, Göteborg, Nordicom, Chapter in book 2013
Chapter in book

Gender, anxiety and risk society: explaining gender differences in anxiety to social risks and threats
Monika Djerf-Pierre, Lena Wängnerud
Paper presented at the New York Area Political Psychology Meeting at Stony Brook Manahattan, New York, April 6 2013, Conference contribution 2013
Conference contribution


The social journalist: Embracing the social media life or creating a new digital divide?
Ulrika Hedman, Monika Djerf-Pierre
ECREA 2012, 24-27 october, Istanbul, Conference contribution 2012
Conference contribution

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