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NordMedia Network Offers Online Writing Retreats for Media Scholars

In the midst of everyday duties, it is often difficult to take the time for writing, especially when you’ve been unable to get a good start. We have pulled together a set of three opportunities for a half-day of concentrated, structured writing. Choose one or more, and join us for a writing retreat.

New Call for Pre-Proposals on Nordic University Cooperation

NordForsk has announced a call for pre-proposals on Nordic University Cooperation. The call is open to all themes and disciplines, and thus relevant for media and communication scholars.

Vacancy: Communications Officer at Nordicom

Nordicom is looking for a substitute communications officer to join their team. Read more in this highlight.

See SMiD's New Website

SMiD - The Association for Media Researchers in Denmark has launched a new website, where they also have an updated call for contributions to the SMiD's Biennial Meeting.

Call for Proposals for NOS-HS Project Grants is Published

A new call for proposals for The Joint Committee for Nordic research councils in the Humanities and Social Sciences Project Grants is now open. The call aims to provide an opportunity for early-career researchers to build Nordic networks, and to promote Nordic added value in research.

Follow Us on LinkedIn

We are happy to announce that NordMedia Network has expanded our social media presence. On LinkedIn we will focus primarily on vacancies, academic work life in the Nordics and articles relevant to media and communications researchers' career development.

Remember to Update you Expert Profile

Nobody knows your expertise as good as you, so don't forget to keep your NordMedia expert profile updated.

Nominations to the Norwegian Media Researcher Association Awards

At the upcoming Norwegian Media Researcher Conference, this year's winners of the best scientific article, best master's work, the media research association's dissemination award, and the media research association's honorary award will be announced. The call for nominations has been published.

Young Researchers’ Careers in Nordic Countries

In several Nordic countries as well as in the EU, several reports point to challenges for young researchers in the social sciences and humanities. Recently a roundtable discussion on the challenges was organized.

Pre-announcement for Upcoming Call for Proposals from NordForsk

A call for proposals for The Joint Committee for Nordic research councils in the Humanities and Social Sciences Project Grants is to be opened in mid-August 2022.

Registration for the Norwegian Media Researcher Conference is Now Open

Registration for the Norwegian Media Researcher Conference. Deadline for registration is 23 September.

The New Nordic Lexicon to be Launched

A new project called The New Nordic Lexicon is to be launched by the team behind Nordics.info. The project plans to bring experts and students together in a research-based discussion about Nordic society.

MEVI2022: 150 Finnish Researchers Met in Sunny Turku

"Interesting content, well-functioning arrangements, a summer city, living people!" This feedback sums up the feelings of those who attended MEVI2022.

Update from SMiD’s Biennial Meeting 2022: Call for Contributions

The call for contributions has just been published. The deadline for suggestions for contributions is September 15, 2022.

Pre-launch of AfroMedia Network

On April 28 between 14:30 and 15:00 AfroMedia Network will be pre-launched as the new digital platform for African media researchers.

Scholarships for Media Research Have Been Announced

The Wahlgrenska Foundation announces seven scholarships in different categories, and The Journalist Fund for Further Training announces scholarships for journalists, with a connection to Sweden, who works in the field of journalism research and media research at a university or college.

NordMedia Network List of Journals Now Includes Baltic Journals

From a listing focusing on Nordic scientific journals, we have now extended our journals' list to include Baltic journals publishing original media and communication research. See which ones in this highlight.

Reminder From the Norwegian Media Researcher Conference 2022: Special Conference Fee for Members

This year's Norwegian media research conference will be organized by the University of Stavanger on October 13 and 14, on behalf of the Norwegian Media Research Association.

Updates from the Finnish Conference for Media and Communication Studies MEVI2022: Keynote Speakers

The Finnish Conference for Media and Communication Studies MEVI2022 has just announced their keynote speakers.

FSMK Symposium 2022: Programme Published and Registration Open

It is now possible to register for the annual symposium of The Swedish Association for Media and Communication Research (FSMK).