Awards and Prizes

Larger Awards

2015–20

Volkswagen Foundation: Freigest Fellowship (worth a minimum of €492,600). Project: Algorithmic News: An Investigation into the Computerisation of Journalistic Work, and Analysis of its Professional, Personal and Societal Consequences. [Principal Investigator]

2011–16

Erasmus Mundus Action 1 Grant (worth over €3 million) for the collaborative delivery of an Erasmus Mundus Master’s programme, in collaboration with University of Amsterdam, University of Aarhus, Swansea University, University of Hamburg, Danish School of Media and Journalism, University of California (Berkeley), University of Technology Sydney, and Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

2009

European Commission Erasmus Mundus Action 3 Scholarship (€13,000) to fund 3-month teaching and research visit to University of California, Berkeley

2008–11

European Commission Erasmus Mundus Action 3 Grant (€156,000) for research and teaching collaboration, in partnership with University of Amsterdam, University of Aarhus, Swansea University, University of Hamburg, Danish School of Media and Journalism, University of California (Berkeley), University of Technology Sydney, and Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

2003–06

Grants from French Ministry of Agriculture (£23,000) to fund City University students’ participation in collaborative publishing projects with Institut Pratique de Journalisme, Paris

Prizes

2009

Top Paper, 10th International Symposium on Online Journalism, University of Texas at Austin, 17–18 April

2008

Top Paper, 9th International Symposium on Online Journalism, University of Texas at Austin, 3–4 April

2007

Staff Research Prize, City University London

2007

Top Paper, 8th International Symposium on Online Journalism, University of Texas at Austin, 30–31 March

2006

Joint Top Paper, 7th International Symposium on Online Journalism, University of Texas at Austin, 7–8 April

2001

Award for Distinguished Contributions to Teaching and Learning, City University London

1997

Special Commendation for The Court and You interactive video installation, Royal Television Society, UK

1995

NEMN Silver Apple Award (USA) for The Physical World CD-ROM