Haojin Zhou

Pronouns: He/him
  • Doctoral Researcher
Start date: January 2023
Primary supervisor: Dr Borja Garcia-Garcia
Secondary supervisor(s): Dr Jamie Kenyon

Haojin graduated from Northumbria University in 2018 with a BSc in Sport Management. He continued his studies at Newcastle University where he received an MA in International Multimedia Journalism. Throughout his coursework, Haojin explored the relationship between media and football supporters, and used critical discourses analysis and media studies to identify how minority groups are represented in the sport media.

Before Haojin commence the PhD in sport governance and policy at Loughborough University, he also has extensive experience in digital content creation, football journalism and media production.


Research Title: The impact of the UK Code for Sport Governance on National Sport Federations