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Qun Wang

Qun Wang


Faculty Memorial Hall, Room 454



PhD in Communication, Information, and Media, Rutgers University

Biography and Research Interests

A former TV anchor, reporter, and news director, Professor Wang's teaching and research focus on journalism, technology, and media. She is interested in the digital transformation of journalism and media, digital platforms, and the dynamics in the global media and technology landscape.

Selected Publications

Wang, Q. (2020). Differentiation and de-differentiation: The evolving power dynamics between news industry and tech industry. Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly.

Wang, Q. (2018). Dimensional field theory: The adoption of audience metrics in the journalistic field and cross-field influences. Digital Journalism, 6(4): 472-491.

Wang, Q., Napoli, P.M., & Ma, Y. (2018). Problems and solutions for American political coverage: Journalistic self-critique in the wake of the 2016 presidential election. Journalism Practice, 12(10): 1241-1258.

Wang, Q. (2017). Participatory journalism in the Chinese context: Understanding journalism as process in China’s participatory culture. Journalism: Theory, Practice, and Criticism, 18(4): 501–517.

Courses Taught

Introduction to Multimedia Journalism
International Communication
Social Media for Journalists