• Universitetsvej 1, 40.3

    DK-4000 Roskilde

    Denmark

20042022

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Personal profile

Research

Chris Peters is Professor with Special Resonsibilites in Audience Research at Roskilde University, Denmark and publishes in the areas of media, journalism, and audience studies. He is also Principal Investigator of ‘Beyond the Here and Now of News’, a project funded by the Independent Research Fund Denmark. Peters is the editor of six books and special issues, including Rethinking Journalism and Rethinking Journalism Again (Routledge, 2013 & 2016, both with Marcel Broersma), ‘The Places and Spaces of News Audiences’ (Journalism Studies, 2015), and ‘Conceptualizing Change in Journalism Studies’ (Journalism, 2019, with Matt Carlson). He is currently working on The Visual Citizen (Oxford University Press, forthcoming, with Stuart Allan). His research has also appeared in numerous peer-reviewed journal articles and edited collections. Peters sits on the editorial boards of the international academic journals Journalism; Journalism Studies; Digital Journalism, and Journalism Practice.

Specialities: Media, journalism, and audience studies, with a broad awareness of sociology and communications theory.

Education/Academic qualification

Sociology, PhD, Carleton University

Award Date: 12 Jun 2009

Sociology, MA, Carleton University

Award Date: 14 Nov 2004

Commerce, B.Comm , Queen's University

Award Date: 25 May 2000

External positions

Associate Professor, Aalborg University

1 Jun 201531 Mar 2019

Senior Lecturer, University of Groningen

1 Aug 200831 May 2015

Keywords

  • Communication, Journalism, Media
  • media sociology
  • audience research
  • audience studies
  • journalism studies
  • news

Publication network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Research Output

The Visual Citizen in a Digital News Landscape

Peters, C. & Allan, S., May 2020, In : Communication Theory. 30, 2, p. 149-168

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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Conceptualizing Change in Journalism Studies

Peters, C. (ed.) & Carlson, M. (ed.), May 2019, SAGE Publications. (Journalism; No. 5, Vol. 20).

Research output: Book/ReportAnthologyResearchpeer-review

Conceptualizing Change in Journalism Studies: Why Change at All?

Peters, C. & Carlson, M., May 2019, In : Journalism. 20, 5, p. 637-641

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File

Fusion cuisine: A functional approach to interdisciplinary cooking in journalism studies

Peters, C. & Broersma, M., May 2019, In : Journalism. 20, 5, p. 660-669

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File

Journalism needs a better argument: Aligning public goals with the realities of the digital news and information landscape

Peters, C., 1 Jan 2019, In : Journalism. 20, 1, p. 73-76 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File

Projects

Activities

Department of Communication and Arts (Organisational unit)

Chris Peters (Member)

Jan 2020Mar 2020

Activity: MembershipMembership in review committee

Journalism Practice (Journal)

Chris Peters (Editorial Board Member)

Jan 2020 → …

Activity: Editorial work and peer reviewEditor of Research journalResearch

Communication Theory (Journal)

Chris Peters (Peer reviewer)

Apr 2020 → …

Activity: Editorial work and peer reviewPeer review of manuscriptsResearch

Journalism Studies (Journal)

Chris Peters (Editorial Board Member)

Jan 2019 → …

Activity: Editorial work and peer reviewEditor of Research journalResearch

From whence news literacy?: The forces behind news repertoire formation

Chris Peters (Speaker)

4 Jun 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationLecture and oral contribution

Press / Media

Trumps USA elsker Fox News - det har sexskandaler ikke pillet ved

Chris Peters

29/02/2020

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

RUC-professor i digitale udfordringer

Chris Peters

08/08/2019

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Ny Professor

Chris Peters

10/07/201911/07/2019

2 items of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Why Messaging Apps Matter for News Engagement

Chris Peters

02/01/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Prizes

Top extended abstract - ICA journalism studies division

Schrøder, Kim Christian (Recipient), Peters, Chris (Recipient), Vulpius, Julie (Recipient) & Lehaff, Josephine (Recipient), May 2020

Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions

Top faculty paper - ICA journalism studies division

Steen Steensen (Recipient), Raul Ferrer-Conill (Recipient) & Peters, Chris (Recipient), 2020

Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions