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The Centre for Transnational Media Research

The Centre for Transnational Media Research is dedicated to the study and understanding of transnational media flows. It provides a unique interdisciplinary and cross-disciplinary space, where researchers (academics, graduate students, practitioners) can gather and participate in sustained conversation to help better understand transnational flows of media products, recognizing multiple levels of circulation and distribution, reception platforms and audiences, and content and production practices, as well as geopolitical specificities, geo-linguistic clusters and socio-cultural marked-ness. 

Centre directors

Susanne Eichner

Lektor Institut for Kommunikation og Kultur - Medievidenskab

In her research Susanne Eichner employs a cross-media approach focusing on (transnational) reception and audience research, media sociology (media action theory & agency), production ecology and popular (serial) culture.

Pia Majbritt Jensen

Lektor Institut for Kommunikation og Kultur - Medievidenskab

Pia Majbritt Jensen’s research encompasses media production, globalization, media reception, TV formats, public service media, media systems, TV history, media aesthetics, media policy and regulation, trans-national studies of TV production, TV Drama, Reality TV, transnational audiences

Photographer: Djuna Violeta Hallsworth

PhD Course

Read more about the Course:

27 May 2021 - 29 May 2021  
Please sign up via this link: Sign up for Course
no later than 15 April 2021  

Open for PhD candidates at all levels   


22.09.2021 | Videnudveksling

Guest researcher Juan Francisco Gutiérrez Lozano at CTMR

Spanish professor Juan Francisco Gutiérrez Lozano has been a guest researcher at the Centre for Transnational Media Research in August 2021. As senior lecturer in Journalism at the University of Málaga, his research interests include Television Studies, Audience research, Television History and Broadcast Journalism. He is a member of the…

16.06.2021 | Videnudveksling

Translation Matters: The Centre for Transnational Media Research brings together young television researchers from twelve countries

With the third iteration of the Transnational Television PhD course, 19 more excellent young scholars from across the globe joined Aarhus University’s hub for networking and the exchange of transnational television research, the Centre for Transnational Media Research.

Gender & Media Symposium

Is the Future of Television Female?

Organizers: Sanne Eichner & Pia Majbritt Jensen
Friday 1 November, 2019