Dimitra Dimitrakopoulou

Dimitrakopoulou Assistant Professor, BA (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki), MPhil (University of Stirling), PhD (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki) Teaches and researches online and participatory journalism, social media and networks, new media literacy, hate speech on web 2.0 platforms. For the year 2011 she was awarded with the Scholarship of Excellence as a postdoctoral fellow from the Research Committee of AUTh for her research project on new media literacy. She has worked as a researcher for EU projects and is involved in international networks and projects as lead researcher and coordinator for Greece. She is currently the Chair of the European Communication Research and Education Association‘s Journalism Studies Section (ECREA).