Objectives

European Media and Communication Doctoral Summer School: "Dynamics of Mediatization" (2013-2015)

The main objectives of the summer school are:

a) to provide a strong learning and research environment for PhD students at an internationally renowned research facility with the objective of fostering an optimal exchange between participants from all over Europe;

b) to provide  innovative mutual support for doctoral studies in the field of media and communication, with additional organizational support from the European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA);

c) to prompt a critical dialogue between academics on the cultural and technological challenges posed by mediatization;

d) to promote a respectful but critical dialogue between academic senior researchers and representatives of the media industry and non-governmental institutions.