REF 2021: Unit of Assessment 34

UOA 34: Communication, Cultural and Media Studies, Library and Information Management

Our submission represents six specialist areas across a wide range of disciplines: politics and media, journalism, media history, consumer cultures, public relations, and media education - reflecting the inclusivity of our approach and the growth and diversification of our research. 

We are committed to developing sustainable international research partnerships across the unit that lead to collaborative research and high-quality outputs. The impact of our research demonstrates our commitment to serving under-represented voices. 

Our research also has a strong practice-based component. Our collaborative, industry-facing research culture is shaped and supported by a legacy of employing people who have worked and continue to work in the media and cultural industries.

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