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Professor Karin Wahl-Jorgensen

Professor Karin Wahl-Jorgensen

Position: Director of Research Development and Environment


Twitter: @KarinWahlJ

Telephone: +44 (0)29 208 79414

Location: Room 1.32, Bute Building

Postgraduate Students


Recent or current supervision includes research on:

  • The Daily Show and satirical political journalism
  • Media coverage of the Arab Spring
  • Political communications, spin doctors and the professionalisation of politics (projects on Sri Lanka, Norway, Ghana, Saudi Arabia and Britain)
  • Online political discussion in Taiwan and China
  • Letters to the editor in Arab News
  • Children, news and citizenship
  • Editorial autonomy in South Korean newspapers
  • Radio talk shows in Ghana
  • The media's role in the MMR vaccination debate
  • Tabloid newspapers' representations of women in Tanzania
  • The representation of female politicians in the Welsh Assembly
  • The self-understanding of arts journalists
  • “Black envelope” journalism in Nigeria