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Donald Matheson, UC

Donald Matheson, Media and Communication, 18.7.13

Donald Matheson worked at the Cardiff School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies before joining the University of Canterbury in 2004. Before that he was a tutor at the Scottish Centre for Journalism Studies, Glasgow, while studying for his PhD on newswriting practices at Strathclyde University. He’s also worked as an education reporter at the Evening Post and NZ Education Review in Wellington.

Research Interests: Dr Matheson’s research interests lie in journalism studies, with a particular emphasis on discourse analysis of journalists’ writing practices. This interest has taken him towards researching journalism in new media, as well as historical and ethical aspects of newswriting. He co-edits Ethical Space: The International Journal of Communication Ethics.

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