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Seth Lewis

  • Assistant Professor of New Media Journalism
  • Assistant Professor
  • University of Minnesota School of Journalism and Mass Communication
  • 20Followers
  • 14Following

Research interests

computer science and journalismsociology of professions and sociology of newstechnology and innovationjournalism

About

Seth C. Lewis (Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin) is an assistant professor in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Minnesota (Twin Cities). At the intersection of media sociology, professionalism, and technology, his research focuses on the process of innovation in journalism, as the field negotiates challenges to its boundary work and professional control. His work has appeared in a number of peer-reviewed journals, including Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly, Journalism, Journalism Studies, Journalism Practice, and International Journal of Internet Science. With Maxwell McCombs (et al.), he co-edited the 2010 book The Future of News: An Agenda of Perspectives, and he is affiliated with the Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard University. Previously, he worked as an editor at The Miami Herald and was a Fulbright Scholar in Spain.

Followers (20)

  • Ramón Salaverría

    Ramón SalaverríaUniversity of Navarra

  • Tyler Gieseke

    Tyler GiesekeUniversity of Minnesota Twin Cities

  • El profesional de la información (EPI)

    El profesional de la información (EPI)

  • Susan Keith

    Susan KeithDepartment of Journalism and Media Studies, School of Communication and Information, Rutgers University New Brunswick

  • James Losey

    James LoseyStockholms universitet Institutionen for mediestudier

  • Sam Ladner

    Sam LadnerAmazon Inc

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Following (14)

  • Susan Keith

    Susan KeithDepartment of Journalism and Media Studies, School of Communication and Information, Rutgers University New Brunswick

  • Tom Johnson

    Tom Johnson

  • Benjamin Peters

    Benjamin Peters

  • Tanja Aitamurto

    Tanja AitamurtoStanford University

  • Tarleton Gillespie

    Tarleton Gillespie

  • Donica Mensing

    Donica Mensing

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Professional experience

Assistant Professor

School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Minnesota

August 2010 - Present

Education history

Ph.D.

The University of Texas at Austin

August 2006 - August 2010(4 years)