Jakob Linaa Jensen

Jakob Linaa Jensen, Ph.D. is Head of Research for Social Media at the Danish School of Media and Journalism. He has been associate professor of Media Studies at Aarhus University for nine years. He is a board member of Center for Internet Studies, Aarhus University. He has also headed af European task force on social media methods. He has published three monographies, three edited volumes and more than 30 international journal articles. His main research focus is political and democratic uses of social media. His research interests also include political communication, the public sphere, social medie, internet politics, sociology of the Internet and cognitive affordances of new media.

Contact: jlj@dmjx.dk