Filip Láb, PhD, is an associated professor and the Head of Department of Journalism at the Faculty of Social Science, Charles University. He specializes in visual culture, visual communication, photojournalism. He is chairman of Scientific board of Media Studies, member of Scientific Board of Charles University. Is principal investigator of Worlds of Journalism Study research project for the Czech Republic (with Alice N. Tejkalová). Recently works on research of Czech photojournalism (with Sandra Štefaniková). Since 2011 is project leader of Czech version of international project European Journalism Observatory. He is guarantor of the Czech specialism and is teaching course Post-digital Photojournalism.
Research and Bibliography
2017: LÁB, F., ŠTEFANIKOVÁ, S. Photojournalism in Central Europe. Working and Editorial Practices. Nordicom Review, 38, Special Issue 2 (Photojournalism and Editorial Processes: Global Similarities, Local Differences), pp. 41-55, doi:10.1515/nor-2017-0413
2016: TEJKALOVÁ, A. N., de BEER, A., BERGANZA, R., KALYANGO, Y. Jr., AMADO, A., OZOLINA, O., LÁB, F., AKHTER, R., VIRGINIA, S., MASDUKI, M. In Media We Trust. Journalists and Institutional Trust Perceptions in Post-authoritarian and Post-totalitarian Countries. Journalism Studies. Routledge. DOI: 10.1080/1461670X.2017.1279026
2016: ŠTEFANIKOVÁ, S., LÁB, F. Transformation of Photojournalism Practice in the Czech Republic in the Age of Digital Technology. Journalism: Theory, Practice and Criticism. SAGE. DOI: 10.1177/1464884916663622.
2014: TEJKALOVÁ, N., Alice; LÁB, Filip. Foreign Correspondents in the Czech Republic: Coping with Social Transition and Financial Crisis. In Mapping Foreign Correspondence in Europe. G. Terzis
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