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    University of Lincoln
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    LN6 7TS
    United Kingdom

    Dr Sanem Sahin

    Senior Lecturer / Programme Leader

    School of English & Journalism
    College of Arts

    About Sanem Sahin

    Sanem Şahin is a Senior Lecturer in School of English and Journalism since 2012. Prior to joining the University of Lincoln, she worked in North Cyprus, teaching a variety of undergraduate courses in media and journalism. She also has a professional background, having worked as a print and broadcast journalist in North Cyprus and in the UK. 

    Department Responsibilities

    Programme leader of the MA in Journalism, War and International Human Rights.
    Deputy Chair in College of Arts Ethics Committee
    School of English and Journalism Senior Tutor
    Admission Tutor

    Subject Specialism

    peace and conflict reporting, journalism ethics,  international human rights, marginalised groups ethnic media


    • DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY (PHD) in Communication and Media Studies — University of Westminster, 2008
    • MASTER OF ARTS in Journalism Studies — University of Westminster, 2000
    • BACHELOR OF ARTS (BA) in Journalism — Ankara University, Turkey, 1992


    • Research Investment Fund — University of Lincoln, 2014
    • Research Fellowship in Peace Studies — Consortium for Peace Studies, University of Calgary, Canada., 2011
    • Fulbright Visiting Scholars Program Grant — Fulbright Commission, Cyprus, 2010
    • Travel Grant — European Journalism Centre, 2003

    Professional Affiliations

    Research Interests

    Research Group Memberships

    Research in the Lincoln Repository

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