All our staff are research active and regularly receive support from external funding bodies, ranging from the UK Research Councils and the Leverhulme Trust to the European Commission. The list below includes a small selection of current and recently completed projects with stand-alone project websites. For a more comprehensive overview of our research, please consult our Research Strengths and the Centre for Research in Communication and Culture.
Online Civic Culture (O3C)
Established in 2018 with an award from Loughborough University’s Adventure Research Programme, the Online Civic Culture Centre (O3C) applies cutting-edge concepts and methods from social science and information science to understand the role of social media in shaping our civic culture.
Screening Socialism was a three-year project funded by the Leverhulme Trust, which developed the first comparative, transnational study of television under communist rule.