(Kaixin) K Cheng MA

(Kaixin) K Cheng MA
(external) researcher Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication Department of Media and Communication
Location
Burg. Oudlaan 50, Rotterdam
Room
M8-45
Telephone
0104089112
Email
cheng@eshcc.eur.nl

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Kaixin Cheng (Xiaoming) is a PhD candidate at the Erasmus Research Center for Media, Communication & Culture. Supervised by promotors prof. dr. Susanne Janssen and dr. Marc Verboord, his research project concerns immersive journalism, news culture and innovation. Specifically, Cheng's PhD studies the development and audience reception of 360-degree news video and VR news.

Cheng holds a BA in Russian Studies (Shanghai International Studies University, China) and a MA in Global Journalism (The University of Sheffield, UK). He studied at Moscow City Pedagogical University in Russia as an exchange undergraduate student in 2015-2016. Besides journalism audience and innovation, his research interest also includes media language and geopolitical journalism. To the advantage of his PhD project, Cheng has relevant work and apprentice experience in the news industry, including the BBC and China's leading Xinhua News Agency.

  • (external) researcher

    University
    Erasmus University Rotterdam
    School
    Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication
    Department
    Department of Media and Communication
    Country
    The Netherlands
    Telephone
    0104089112

Address

Visiting address

Burg. Oudlaan 50 3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738 3000 DR Rotterdam