Kumru Berfin Emre Cetin

Lecturer in Media

Qualifications

  • 2013: PhD Sociology, University of Essex, Colchester, UK
  • 2007: MA Cinema and Television, Anadolu University, Eskisehir, Turkey
  • 2004: BSc in Radio, Television and Cinema, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey

Relevant Past Employment

  • 2016-2019:Research Fellow, Department of Media and Communications, LSE, London, UK 2016: Visiting Fellow, Department of Media and Communications, LSE, London, UK
  • 2007-2016: Research Assistant, Department of Radio, Television and Cinema, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
  • 2009-2011: Teaching Assistant, Department of Sociology, University of Essex, Colchester, UK 2005-2007: Research Assistant, Department of Cinema and Television, Anadolu University, Eskisehir, Turkey
  • 2000-2004: Coordinator of Film Traffic and Translation, Festival of European Films, Ankara, Turkey

Research Interests

  • Media sociology
  • Cultural studies
  • Television studies
  • Audience research
  • Digital citizenship

Professional Affiliation(s)/Accreditation

  • 2018: British Sociological Association
  • 2013: European Communication Research and Education Association
  • 201: Turkish Social Sciences Association

Teaching & Course Development

2018-2019: Media and Digital Communications MA Programme, Regent’s University London 2018-2019: Module Leader, Research Innovations and Digital Methods
2018-2019: Module Leader, Love in a Digital Age Liberal Studies (Media and Communications) BA Programme, Regent’s University London
2018-2019: Module Leader, Media and Ethics
2017-2019: Module Leader, Critical Television Studies in the 21st Century Communication PhD Programme, Hacettepe University, Ankara
2014-2016: Module Leader, Television Studies Cultural Studies MA Programme, Hacettepe University, Ankara
2015-2016: Module Leader, Cultures of Masculinity
2015-2016: Module Leader, Sociology of Culture
2014-2015: Seminar Tutor, Sociology of Culture Communication MA Programme, Hacettepe University, Ankara
2015-2016: Module Leader, Understanding Television Culture
2014-2015: Module Leader, Research Methods
2013-2014: Seminar Tutor, Culture Policies in Turkey Translation and Interpreting BS Programme, Hacettepe University, Ankara
2013-2015: Module Leader, Modern Turkish Society Media, Culture and Society BA Programme, University of Essex
2010-2011: Seminar Tutor, Media, Culture & Society
2010-2011: Seminar Tutor, Youth Culture: Crime, Consumption and the City
2009-2010: Module Leader, Media, Culture & Society