research team



Nick Couldry is Reader in Media, Communications and Culture, joint Director of the MSc Culture and Society, and Co-editor of the Media@lse Electronic Working Papers. His research interests centre on the long-term impacts of the pervasive mediation of social life. From September 2006 he will be Professor of Media and Communications at Goldsmiths College. 


Sonia Livingstone is Professor of Social Psychology and a member of Media@lse. Her research interests centre on media audiences, particularly audience response to television genres. Recent work focuses on the domestic contexts of media access and use, especially in relation to children and young people's use of new media.

Tim Markham is Research Officer in Media and Communications, and is completing a DPhil in Political Theory at the University of Oxford. His main research interests are poststructuralist political theory and the sociology of journalism. From April 2006 he will be Lecturer in Journalism at Birkbeck College, University of London.