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Room M5079, Run Run Shaw Creative Media Centre, 18 Tat Hong Avenue, Kowloon Tong

香港九龍塘達康路18號邵逸夫創意媒體中心5樓M5079室

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About the Center

The Centre for Communication Research was founded in the College of Liberal Arts and Social Science at the City University of Hong Kong in 2005 (http://com.cityu.edu.hk/ccr/). The center was initially funded by the University, supplemented with external grants from such sources as the Research Grants Committee of Hong Kong, Google, and the Taipei City Government. The core members include all research faculty members of the Department of Media and Communication, a strong international team of scholars who have continuously been receiving grants from various funding sources. With different professional and academic backgrounds, all core members are at the forefront of research and publication in International Communication, Media Effects, New Media, Communication for Social Change, and Political Economy of the Media. Closely affiliated with the Department of Media and Communication, the Centre has collaborated with a wide network of interdisciplinary scholars from around the world. ( more...)

Research Highlight

Internationalizing "International Communication"

Chin-Chuan Lee, editor

A critical intervention in international communications, in which an array of eminent scholars challenge the Western-dominated conceptions of the field.
International communication as a field of inquiry is, in fact, not very “internationalized.” Rather, it has...

Emerging Media: Use and Dynamics

Xigen Li

In the digital age, new media emerge regularly. Communication patterns change along with the rising media channels, innovative ways of information delivery and exchange, and opportunities of online involvement and social interaction. When media change at a fast pace, questions concerning media use, the factors shaping...



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PhD graduate Nan Zhang receives 2020 Environmental Communication Division Dissertation Award
21 Sep 2020 (Mon)
The Environmental Communication Division of the International Communication Association (ICA) recently announced the winner of its 2020 Environmental Communication Division Dissertation Award. Dr. Nan Zhang, a former PhD...
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COM Doctoral Students Receive Top Student Paper Award at AEJMC Conference 2020
21 Sep 2020 (Mon)
Brenna Davidson and Jeffry Oktavianus, doctoral students from COM, won the third-place student paper award from the Electronic News Division at the annual meeting of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass...
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PHD student orientation was held online
09 Sep 2020 (Wed)
The Department of Media and Communication held its PhD student orientation on September 9th, 2020. We warmly welcomed one of our largest ever cohorts, with nine new students joining our program. At the orientation, held ...
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