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Maiju
Kannisto
Coordinator, Research Career Services
PhD

Contact

+358 29 450 3300
+358 40 082 5263
Vesilinnantie 5
20500
Turku

Areas of expertise

cultural history
media history
media industry
journalism

Biography

Maiju Kannisto works at Research Career Unit. She coordinates the Doctoral Programme in Nursing Science.

Kannisto received her PhD. in Cultural History from the University of Turku in  2018. Kannisto’s Ph.D. dissertation analyzed the change in Finnish media culture between the 1980s and the 2000s. Kannisto’s research interests also include journalism studies, media industry studies and media history.

At JMC, Maiju Kannisto worked as a postdoctoral researcher in the project titled “Tragediauutisoinnin haasteet – median mahdollisuudet käsitellä kouluampumisia.” The research project explored the media coverage of the 2018 high school shootings in Parkland, Florida. The project focused on ethical perspectives in journalism and intermedial relations between online news and social media activism.


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