Arne H. Krumsvik, Professor

School of Communication, Leadership, and Marketing · Kristiania University College, Norway — Professor

Department of Journalism · Volda University College, Norway — Professor

Research Areas

  • Journalism
  • Media Economics
  • Media Policy and Regulation
  • Media Production and Innovation
  • Political Communication
  • Social Media

Ongoing Projects

Highlighted publications

Sjøvaag, Helle & Krumsvik, Arne H. (2017). In search of journalism funding: Scenarios for future media policy in Norway. Journalism Practice. ISSN 1751-2786. 12(9) p 1201-1219. doi: 10.1080/17512786.2017.1370972

Krumsvik, Arne H. (2017). Redefining User Involvement in Digital News Media. Journalism Practice. ISSN 1751-2786. 12(1) p 19-31. doi: 10.1080/17512786.2017.1279025

Thurman, Neil, Picard, Robert G., Myllylahti, Merja & Krumsvik, Arne Håskjold (2018). On digital distribution’s failure to solve newspapers’ existential crisis: Symptoms, causes, consequences and remedies. In Eldridge II, Scott A. & Franklin, Bob (red.) The Routledge Handbook of Developments in Digital Journalism Studies. Routledge. ISBN 978-1-138-28305-3. p 172-185. doi: 10.4324/9781315270449-14

Krumsvik, Arne H., Milan, Stefania, Ni Bhroin, Niamh & Storsul, Tanja (2019). Making (Sense of) Media Innovations. In Deuze, Mark & Prenger, Mirjam (red.) Making Media: Production, Practices, and Professions. Amsterdam University Press. ISBN 9789462988118. p 193-205. doi: 10.2307/j.ctvcj305r.16

Westlund, Oscar, Krumsvik, Arne H. & Lewis, Seth C. (2020). Competition, Change, and Coordination and Collaboration: Tracing news executives’ perceptions about participation in media innovation. Journalism Studies. ISSN 1461-670X. 22(1) p 1-21. doi: 10.1080/1461670X.2020.1835526


Arne H. Krumsvik is a Professor of Media and Communication. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Oslo, and he is considered to be one of the founders of media innovations studies. Before returning to academia in 2005, he held various positions as editor and publisher in newspapers, broadcasting and online media.