Institute of Journalism and Communication Research
The Institute of Journalism and Communication Research is an academic institution for the studies on theories and practice of journalism and communication. Our research mainly focus on the realistic problems of journalism， new media & the social development, big data& public opinions research and cross-cultural communication etc.
We systematically carry out the theoretical research on the practice of journalism and communication to meet the development of society. Our team aims to provide the theoretical support and practical consulting services for the reform of media; to explore the development of new media and its shock and effect on traditional media; also try to build new communication theories of new media. Furthermore, we work hard to apply the big data to online public opinions research. And in order to meet the transforming of global information and communication markets, we continually carry out the study on the theoretical and practical problems of international communication and journalism of China.
There are 13 teaching and research staffs in the institute, including 3 professors, 3 associate professors and 7 lecturers, among them there are 8 Ph. Doctors. At present, several research projects are undergoing, 2 of them are supported by national social science funds, 5 of them are supported by provincial social science funds. We also have over 10 academic monographs and more than 100 research papers.