Klaus Meier, holds the chair for “journalism studies I” at the Catholic University Eichstaett-Ingolstadt (Germany). His research explores editorial management, innovations in newsrooms, convergence, online journalism, science journalism and journalism education.
From 2009 to 2010 he was professor for cross-media journalism and media convergence at TU Dortmund University and from 2001 to 2009 professor of journalism studies at the University of Applied Sciences in Darmstadt, where he was head of the programmes “Online Journalism” (2003 to 2005) and “Science Journalism” (2005 to 2007) and dean of study in the faculty for media (2007 to 2008).
His latest book publication is the text book “Journalistik” (first 2007, 3. ed. 2013); he also published the books “Internet-Journalismus” (3. ed. 2002), “Ressort, Sparte, Team” (2002), “Experten im Netz” (1997) and „Journalismusforschung“ (2013, together with Christoph Neuberger). He has worked as a coach and consultant in about 40 workshops with several media and journalists in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Netherlands, Singapore and Bangkok. He is a former newspaper and television journalist (1989 to 1993).
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