Natalia Kucirkova, Ed.D.

University of Stavanger, Norway — Professor

Research Areas

  • Media Policy and Regulation
  • Media Production and Innovation
  • Media Theory
  • Popular Culture
  • Science Communication

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Natalia Kucirkova is Professor of Early Childhood Education and Development at the University of Stavanger, Norway and Professor of Reading and Children’s Development at The Open University, UK. Natalia’s work is concerned with social justice in children’s literacy and use of technologies. Her research takes place collaboratively across academia, commercial and third sectors. She is the founder of the International Collective of Research and Design in Children’s Digital Books that connects practitioners, researchers and designers interested in children’s digital reading: