Research news

The latest calls for papers and news regarding public service media and communications research.

Call for papers are placed in order of upcoming deadlines. Conference dates can also be found in our events section.

Research funds and other opportunities can also be found via our Grants & Opportunities page.

Call for Papers: Journal of Applied Journalism and Media Studies

The Journal of Applied Journalism and Media Studies are looking for submissions for a special issue on cross-border journalism.

Call for Papers: The Future of Media Content: Interventions and Industries in the Internet Era

2017 Joint Workshop of the “Communication Law and Policy” and “Media Industries and Cultural Production” Sections of the European Communications Research and Education Association

New research analyses PSM crisis in Poland

New research by Article 19 and the Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights (HFHR) offers in-depth analysis about ongoing concerns surrounding the independence of public service media in Poland.

Publication Launch: Terrorism and the Media

UNESCO’s Communication and Information Sector will be holding a launch event at the Press Club Brussels to mark the publication of “Terrorism in the Media: A Handbook for Journalists”.

Grants & opportunities

Upcoming deadlines for global grant applications and other opportunities for media workers, practitioners, researchers and journalists.

EJN Press Release: Ethics in the News

The Ethical Journalism Network’s latest report reflects on a year of unprecedented news-making, “fake news” and “post-truth” as well as the ethical challenges faced by the media and journalists.