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Journalism and Media Studies Centre 香港大學新聞及傳媒研究中心

Contact Information

  • 3917 1155
  • 2858 8736
  • The Journalism and Media Studies Centre has brought professional journalism education to Hong Kong's premier university, creating an environment for vibrant interaction among students from Hong Kong, Mainland China and the rest of the world. Students at the JMSC hone their skills in the world's most dynamic region with an outstanding teaching staff of professional journalists. The curriculum, with instruction predominantly in English, is designed to produce graduates for all types of local, regional and international media, whether the graduates ultimately practice in English, Chinese, or some other language. The JMSC offers graduate and undergraduate degrees, seminars, workshops and courses for neophytes and news professionals at all levels of expertise. The centre takes advantage of its position at the crossroads of Asia and its proximity to mainland China to design programs and research exploring the exciting changes underway in journalism throughout the region. Personal career guidance and planning are offered to every student, including the centre's superb internship program, and the centre has an up-to-date digital news laboratory and television and radio production facilities. The JMSC is a teaching and research unit. It works in partnership with other HKU departments and faculties as well as with the news industry in Hong Kong and beyond. Students have access to the excellent research facilities, faculties and libraries of the university.
    香港大學新聞及傳媒研究中心位於香港大學歷史悠久的儀禮堂,成立於1999年9月,旨在提高香港和亞洲地區新聞從業人員素質,培育具有國際水準的新聞人才,為國際傳媒業輸送亞洲的聲音。 中心為香港大學教務委員會下設的一個教育及研究機構,與港大的多個院系及香港的新聞各界有著廣泛的合作關係,不僅提供本科與研究生課程,還經常舉辦各種研討會、工作坊,並為新聞從業人士開設各類專業培訓。 新聞自由是香港社會的寶貴財富,而香港大學擁有優秀的研究傳統和豐富的學術資源。中心借助這些資源,通過各類教育和研究項目,幫助香港及亞洲地區的新聞從業人員提升專業水準,並為各界提供一個自由平等的論壇,進一步促進新聞自由,推動本地區新聞業的發展。 中心地處中西之交的香港,為新聞業和學術界,以及本地和國際媒體之間搭建了一座交流溝通的橋樑。來自世界各地、有著不同背景的記者可以聚集在此,探討彼此共同關注的問題,如技術革新、媒體操守、新聞編輯與管理、新聞自由、資訊管道和亞洲媒體的國際地位等等。對於外國記者而言,中心就像一個大家庭。在這裏,他們和香港本地的新聞同僚進行交流,並通過這些工作和學術上的交流不斷擴大自己的關係網絡,從而更深入地瞭解亞洲。

Contact Person

  • Director, Professor of Practice (總監、教授)

    Professor Richburg, B. Keith (瑞凱德)

    3917 1155
    2858 8736
    Language of Communication
    English, French (英文、法文)
    English, French (英語、法語)
    Area of Expertise
    • Chinese government and politics
    • Southeast Asian politics and ASEAN
    • European affairs
    • African politics
    • International relations
    • Media coverage of global issues
    • American presidential politics and campaigns
  • Communication Manager (傳訊經理)

    Mr Hill, James

    3917 1669
    2858 8736
    Language of Communication
    English (英文)
    English (英語)
Name & Title Area of Expertise Tel no. / Email / Language
Mr Abraham, Thomas
Director of Public Health Media Project, Associate Professor of Practice (副教授)
  • Public health
  • Health communications
  • Media in Asia
  • Global health issues
  • International organizations
  • Risk communication
  • Reporting health and medicine
  • Reporting science
Tel: 3917 4017
Fax: 2858 8736
Written: English (英文)
Spoken: English (英語)
Ms Weisenhaus, Doreen
Director of the Media Law Project, Associate Professor (副教授)
  • Media law and policy
  • Press freedom and human rights
  • Media ethics
  • Media ownership trends
  • Journalism history and newsroom practices
  • Globalization of media law and policy
Tel: 3917 4006
Fax: 2858 8736
Written: English (英文)
Spoken: English (英語)
Dr Fu, King-wa
Associate Professor (副教授)
  • Political participation and media use
  • Computational media studies
  • Mental health / Suicide and the media
  • Young people's Internet use
Tel: 3917 1643
Fax: 2858 8736
Written: English, Chinese (英文、中文)
Spoken: English, Cantonese, Putonghua (英語、粵語、普通話)
Mr Sites, Kevin
Associate Professor of Practice (副教授)
  • Advance online and television
  • Backpack journalism
Tel: 3917 1670
Fax: 2858 8736
Written: English (英文)
Spoken: English (英語)
Mr Timmermans, Jeffrey
Associate Professor of Practice (副教授)
  • Business and financial journalism
  • Media coverage of corporations
  • Media coverage of markets
Tel: 3917 4045
Fax: 2858 8736
Written: English (英文)
Spoken: English (英語)
Dr Kajimoto, Masato
Assistant Professor (助理教授)
  • News literacy
  • Media anthropology
  • Multimedia storytelling
  • Web development and social media
  • Online journalism
  • Japanese media
Tel: 3917 4005
Fax: 2858 8736
Written: English, Japanese (英文、日文)
Spoken: English, Japanese (英語、日語)
Mr Qian, Gang
Co-Director of China Media Project (中國傳媒研究計劃主任)
  • China media
Tel: 3917 4016
Fax: 2858 8736
Written: Chinese, English (中文、英文)
Spoken: Putonghua, Cantonese, English (普通話、粵語、英語)
Mr Bandurski, David
Research Associate for China Media Project (副研究員)
  • China media
Tel: 3917 4014
Fax: 2858 8736
Written: English, Chinese (英文、中文)
Spoken: English, Putonghua (英語、普通話)
Last updated on 24/03/2017, by Journalism and Media Studies Centre