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Principal Investigators

Africa
Regional coordination: Arnold de Beer, Stellenbosch University

Botswana

Jyotika Ramaprasad, University of Miami

Ethiopia

Terje Skjerdal, NLA University College

Kenya

Levi Obonyo, Daystar University

Malawi

Levi Manda, Malawi Institute of Journalism

Sierra Leone

Sarah Bomkapre Kamara, LMU Munich

South Africa

Arnold S de Beer, Stellenbosch University
Herman Wasserman, Rhodes University

Sudan

Mahmoud M. Galander, Qatar University

Tanzania

Yusuf Kalyango, Ohio University

Asia
Regional coordination: Jyotika Ramaprasad, University of Miami

Bangladesh

Mohammad Sahid Ullah, Chittagong University

Bhutan

Beate Josephi, Edith Cowan University
Rabi Dahal, Bhutan Observer

China

Zhang Zhi'an, Sun Yat-sen University
Baohua Zhou, Fudan University

Hong Kong

Francis Lee, Chinese University of Hong Kong

India

Jyotika Ramaprasad, University of Miami

Indonesia

Nurhaya Muchtar, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Masduki, Indonesian Islamic University, Yogyakarta

Japan

Shinji Oi, Nihon University

South Korea

Min-Kyu Lee, Chung-Ang University

Malaysia

Mohd Safar Hasim, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Philippines

Edson C. Tandoc, Jr., Nanyang University of Technology

Singapore

Andrew Duffy, Nanyang Technological University

Thailand

Yubol Benjarongkij, Chulalongkorn University
Smith Boonchutima, Chulalongkorn University

Central & Eastern Europe
Regional coordination: Epp Lauk, University of Jyväskylä

Albania

Jonila Godole, University of Tirana

Bulgaria

Vera Slavtcheva-Petkova, University of Liverpool

Croatia

Zrinjka Peruško, Fakultet politi?kih znanosti

Czech Republic

Alice Tejkalová,, Charles University
Filip Lab, Charles University

Estonia

Halliki Harro-Loit, Tartu Univeristy
Epp Lauk, University of Jyväskylä

Hungary

Jolan Roka, Metropolitan University

Kosovo

Kenneth Andresen, University of Agder
Abit Hoxha, LMU Munich

Latvia

Ainars Dimants, Turiba University

Moldova

Natalia Milewski, University of Bucharest

Romania

Natalia Milewski, University of Bucharest

Russian Federation

Maria Anikina, Lomonosov State University

Serbia

Verica Rupar, Auckland University of Technology
Sonja Seizova, University of Belgrade

Latin America/the Caribbean
Regional coordination: Martin Oller Alonso, Universidad de las Americas

Argentina

Adriana Amado, National University of Matanza

Brazil

Sonia Virginia Moreira, Rio de Janeiro State University
Letícia Matheus, Rio de Janeiro State University
Marcio Castilho, Fluminense Federal University

Chile

Claudia Mellado, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso
Salomé Sola, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso

Colombia

Jesús Arroyave, Universidad del Norte

Ecuador

Martin Oller Alonso, Universidad de las Américas
Palmira Chavero, Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales

El Salvador

José Luis Benítez Alvarez, Universidad Centroamericana

Mexico

Sallie Hughes, University of Miami
Mireya Márquez, Universidad Iberoamericana
Marco Lara Klahr, Institute of Justice and Criminal Procedure

Middle East
Regional coordination: Ashraf Galal Hassan Bayoumy, Qatar University

Egypt

Basyouni Hamada, Qatar University

Israel

Zvi Reich, Ben Gurion University of the Negev

OmanAbdullah Al-Kindi, Sultan Qaboos University

Qatar

Ashraf Galal Hassan Bayoumy, Qatar University

Turkey

Incilay Cangoz, Anadolu University

UAE

Elsayed Bekhit, Zayed University

Oceania
Regional coordination: Folker Hanusch, University of Vienna

Australia

Folker Hanusch, University of Vienna

New Zealand

Geoff Lealand, University of Waikato
James Hollings, Massey University

Western Europe & North America
Regional coordination: Thomas Hanitzsch, LMU Munich

Austria

Josef Seethaler, Austrian Academy of Sciences

Belgium

Olivier Standaert, Université catholique de Louvain
Stefan Mertens, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

Canada

Ivor Shapiro, Ryerson University
Heather Rollwagen, Ryerson University
Lisa Taylor, Ryerson University
Genevieve Bonin, Université d'Ottawa

Cyprus

Dimitra Milioni, Cyprus University of Technology

Denmark

Arjen van Dalen, University of Southern Denmark
Morten Skovsgaard, University of Southern Denmark

Finland

Mikko Villi, University of Jyväskylä
Jari Väliverronen, University of Tampere
Reeta Pöyhtäri, University of Tampere

France

Arnaud Mercier, Université de Lorraine
Nathalie Pignard-Cheynel, Université de Lorraine
Brigitte Sebbah, Université Paris Est

Germany

Thomas Hanitzsch, LMU Munich
Nina Steindl, LMU Munich
Corinna Lauerer, LMU Munich

Greece

Dimitra Dimitrakopoulou, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Iceland

Gudbjorg Kolbeins, University of Iceland

Ireland

John O'Sullivan, Dublin City University
Kevin Rafer, Dublin City University

Italy

Sergio Splendore, Università degli Studi di Milano

Netherlands

Liesbeth Hermans, Windesheim University of Applied Sciences/Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen

Norway

Jan Fredrik Hovden, Volda University College
Steen Steensen, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences
Helge Østbye, University of Bergen

Portugal

Rui Novais, University of Porto

Spain

Rosa Berganza Conde, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos

Sweden

Monica Löfgren Nilsson, Göteborg University

Switzerland

Vinzenz Wyss, Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften
Annik Dubied, University of Neuchâtel

UK

Neil Thurman, LMU Munich

USA

Tim Vos, University of Missouri
Stephanie Craft, University of Illinios, Urbana-Champaign