Marina Rigou

Laboratory Teaching Staff

Marina Rigou has a BSc (1984), Department of Physics, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, University of Athens and a BA (1997) and MA (1999), Department of Communication and Mass Media from the University of Athens and a PhD on the impact of the Internet and Social Media on politics and the public sphere at the Department of Communication and Mass Media of the University of Athens. She was editor of the International News Department of the portal Flash.gr from 2000 until 2003, and she taught “Political Journalism and the Internet” (2001-2004) and “Political behaviour and Mass Media” (2003-2004) in the postgraduate program of the Department of Communication and Mass Media of the University of Athens. At present, she is working as a journalist at Flash news radio in Athens and she is teaching, “Radio studies” in the undergraduate program in the Department of Communication, Media and Culture of Panteion University of Athens. She was awarded the European Parliament Prize for Journalism to journalists who contributed significantly to the better understanding of major European issues (2008, National winner for the program “A trip on space and time” on the Lisbon Treaty). She has published many scientific articles on politics, political communication, media, journalism and communication. She has conducted researches on Internet and Mass Media. She is a member of the Greek Journalists Association, the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), and the Hellenic Political Science Association (HPSA).

Lessons:

  1. Journalism Lab IV: Radio Journalism and News (6th Semester)
  2. Journalism Lab VIII: Multimedia Journalism (8th Semester)