Jesper Strömbäck is professor in Media and Communication and Ludvig Nordström Professor in Journalism at Mid Sweden University, Sundsvall, Sweden. He is also Chair of the ICA Political Communication Division, Associate Editor of Political Communication, and research director at the research center DEMICOM at Mid Sweden University.
His research mainly focuses on political news, political public relations and marketing, the mediatization of politics, the impact of changing media environments on political knowledge and participation, and comparative political communication research. Altogether he has published more than 150 books, chapters and journal articles, among them the edited volumes “Handbook of Election News Coverage Around the World” (edited with Lynda Lee Kaid, 2008), “Political Public Relations. Principles and Applications” (edited with Spiro Kiousis, 2011) and “Mediatization of Politics. Understanding the Transformation of Western Democracies” (edited with Frank Esser, 2014).
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