Academics with expertise in Social media

Sarah Hodge

Dr Sarah Hodge

Lecturer in Psychology and Cyberpsychology

Areas of expertise

Sarah’s research and expertise are in Cyberpsychology and include understanding the psychological and moral factors with video gaming, from a developmental psychology and design approach. She is particularly interested in researching these factors with young people and children, and to support promoting digital well-being. Sarah is also interested in the overlaps that gaming has with… Read more »

Bronwen Thomas

Dr Bronwen Thomas

Professor of English and New Media

Areas of expertise

Bronwen is Director of the Centre for the Study of Journalism, Culture and Community at BU and has published widely on narrative theory, contemporary literature, digital writing and reading, and online communities. She recently led a project examining the effects of digitization on readers and reading. Current projects involve a study of literature and social media, and… Read more »

Liisa Rohumaa

Liisa Rohumaa

Lecturer in Online Journalism

Areas of expertise

Liisa is a specialist in online journalism and is former deputy editor of FT.com. She began her career in local newspapers, then worked for BBC Worldwide, The Daily Telegraph and the Financial Times and is often praised for the strength of her media contributions. She is the co-author of The Online Journalism Handbook and a regular contributor… Read more »