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During the 2021 online conference, ECREA members elected new management teams of Sections, Temporary Working Groups and Networks (S/TWG/N).

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 Audience and Reception Studies

  • Alessandro Nanì (Chair)
  • Vivi Theodoropoulou (vice-Chair)
  • Jelena Kleut (vice-chair)


Children, Youth and Media

  • Bieke Zaman (Chair)
  • Herminder Kaur (vice-Chair)
  • Félix Ortega (vice-Chair, re-election)

    Communication and Democracy

    • Christina Neumayer (Chair)
    • Delia Dumitrica (vice-Chair)
    • Dan Mercea (vice-Chair)
    STATEMENT: here

      Communication History

      • Gabriele Balbi (chair, re-election)
      • Valérie Schafer (vice-chair, re-election)
      • Janne Nielsen (vice-chair)
      STATEMENT: here

        Communication Law and Policy

        The election was postponed for administrative reasons

        Crisis Communication

        Diaspora, Migration and the Media

        • Sara Marino (Chair)
        • Silvia Almenara Niebla (vice-chair)
        • Maialen Goirizelaia Altuna (vice-chair)
        STATEMENT: here

          Digital Culture and Communication

          • Ysabel Gerrard (chair)
          • Elena Pilipets (vice chair)
          • Sofia P. Caldeira (vice-chair)

          STATEMENT: here

          Digital Games Research

          • Marko Siitonen (chair)
          • Teresa de la Hera (vice-chair)
          • Felix Reer – (vice-chair)
          STATEMENT: here

          Film Studies

          • Gertjan Willems (chair)
          • Mariana Liz (vice-chair)
          • Miguel Fernández-Rodríguez Labayen (vice-chair)
          STATEMENT: here

          Gender, Sexuality and Communication

          • Sara De Vuyst (chair)
          • Despina Chronaki (vice-chair)
          • Greta Göber (vice-chair)
          STATEMENT: here

          International and Intercultural Communication

          • Romy Woehlert (chair)
          • Mélodine Sommier (vice-chair)
          • Cristina Fernández-Rovira (vice-chair)
          STATEMENT: here

          Interpersonal Communication and Social Interaction

          • Leena Mikkola (chair)

          • Dominika Popielec (vice-chair)

          • Alexander Schouten (re-election)

          Journalism Studies

          Media, Cities and Space

            Media Industries and Cultural Production


            • Caja Thimm (chair, re-election)
            • Rita Figueiras (vice-chair, re-election)
            • Katarzyna Kopecka-Piech (vice-chair)
            STATEMENT: here

              Organisational and Strategic Communication

              • Evandro Samuel Ribeiro dos Santos Oliveira (chair)
              • Joan Ramon Rodriguez-Amat (vice-chair)
              • Ileana Zeler (vice-chair)
              STATEMENT: here

                Philosophy of Communication

                • Kęstas Kirtiklis (chair, re-election)
                • Joana Bicacro (vice-Chair, re-election)

                • Eli Dresner (vice-Chair, re-election)

                STATEMENT: here

                Political Communication

                • Melanie Magin (chair)
                • Agnieszka Stępińska (vice-chair)
                • Jakob Ohme (vice-chair)
                 STATEMENT: here

                  Radio and Sound

                  • Belén Monclús (chair)

                  • Salvatore Scifo (vice-chair)

                  • Nazan Haydari (vice-chair)

                  STATEMENT: here

                  Science and Environment Communication

                  • Mette Marie Roslyng (chair, re-election), statement here
                  • Shai Kassirer (vice-chair, re-election)

                  • Anna Maria Jönsson (vice-chair, re-election), statement here

                  Television Studies

                  • Juan Francisco Gutiérrez Lozano (chair, re-election)
                  • Susanne Eichner (vice-chair, re-election)
                  • Berber Hagedoorn (vice-chair, re-election)
                  STATEMENT: here

                    Visual Cultures

                    • Joanna Kędra (chair)
                    • Maria Schreiber (vice-chair)
                    • Patricia Prieto-Blanco (vice-chair)
                    STATEMENT: here

                        TEMPORARY WORKING GROUPS

                        Communication and Sport

                        • Daniel Nölleke (chair)
                        • Kirsten Frandsen (vice-chair)
                        • Xavier Ramon (vice-chair)

                        STATEMENT: here

                        Ethics of Mediated Suffering

                        • Richard Stupart (chair)
                        • Stijn Joye (vice-chair)
                        • Maria Kyriakidou (vice-chair)
                        STATEMENT: here

                        Health Communication

                        • Doreen Reifegerste (chair)
                        • Thomas N. Friemel (vice-chair)
                        • Julia van Weert (vice-chair)

                        STATEMENT: here

                        Journalism and Communication Education


                          Central and East-European Network

                          • Malgorzata Winiarska-Brodowska (chair)
                          • Lenka Vochocová (vice-chair)
                          • Norbert Merkovity (vice-chair)
                          STATEMENT: here

                          Women's Network

                          • Ayşegül Kesirli (chair, re-election)
                          • Arianna Mainardi (vice-chair, re-election)

                          • Jolien van Keulen (vice-chair, re-election)

                          STATEMENT: here

                          YECREA (Young scholars network)

                            • Sandra Banjac (chair)

                            • Antonio Cuartero Naranjo (vice-chair)

                            • Valentina Anania (vice-chair)

                          STATEMENT: here



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