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Professor Axel Bruns

Professor
Faculty of Creative Industries, Education & Social Justice
School of Communication
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Prof. Axel Bruns is an Australian Laureate Fellow and Professor in the Digital Media Research Centre at Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia, and a Chief Investigator in the ARC Centre of Excellence for Automated Decision-Making and Society. His books include Are Filter Bubbles Real? (2019) and Gatewatching and News Curation: Journalism, Social Media, and the Public Sphere (2018), and the edited collections Digitizing Democracy (2019), the Routledge Companion to Social Media and Politics (2016), and Twitter and Society (2014). His current work focusses on the study of user participation in social media spaces, and its implications for our understanding of the contemporary public sphere, drawing especially on innovative new methods for analysing 'big social data'. He served as President of the Association of Internet Researchers in 2017–19. His research blog is at http://snurb.info/, and he tweets at @snurb_dot_info.

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Publications

Author publications, as listed on QUT ePrints https://eprints.qut.edu.au/view/person/Bruns,_Axel.html

Research areas

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Media and communication studies
Social media
Journalism and professional writing
Journalism studies
Online communities
Communication and media studies
Internet studies
Big data
Digital methods

Contacts

Name: Professor Axel Bruns
Phone: +61 7 3138 5548

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Date record created:
2013-12-05
Date record modified:
2022-05-12T14:08:54
Record status:
Published - Open Access