About me

I am a researcher at the MediaFutures Research Centre for Responsible Media Technology and Innovation. I did my postdoc at the Digital Social Science Core Facility (DIGSSCORE) and I hold a PhD from the Department of Information Science and Media Studies at the University of Bergen, Norway. Much of my research explore patterns and effects of news use and political communication, trust in journalismselective exposure, and polarization and fragmentation.

I also founded and lead the Norwegian Journalism Panel and lead the interdisciplinary Political Behavior and Communication Research Group at DIGSSCORE.

My work has appeared in Journal of Communication,  Political CommunicationJournalism, Digital Journalism, Scandinavian Political Studies, and other peer-reviewed journals.

Qualifications: Political communication, selective exposure, news use, trust in news, framing, affective polarization, media effects, quantitative content analysis, experimental research design, data donation, public opinion, and survey research.