Welcome to the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University!
As one of the leading institutions of journalism education in Russia, we understand our mission as fostering academic rigor and achievement and empowering student success. Our faculty scholars prioritize student learning and innovative research. It is our goal to help students develop their skills and achieve their full potential in the course of study and in their future careers as journalists.
The Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University has a long legacy of academic excellence, and we continue to build on that legacy in ways that prepare students to succeed as media professionals in a rapidly changing world. We are happy to have an excellent faculty body consisting of highly professional teachers, researchers and mentors. The Faculty of Journalism is proud of its innovative teaching methods, longstanding connections with media practitioners, who share their unique experiences and success stories with the students, its study programs, many of which were recognized nationally, and its broad international outreach.
By embracing innovation and advancing teaching excellence as central to the learning experience, we empower our students not only to succeed in the classroom but to achieve distinction in the world as a result of their education.
Thank you for your interest in the Faculty of Journalism.
Professor Elena Vartanova,
Dean, Chair in Media Theory and Economics
Learn more about the Faculty of Journalism in the attached brochure
New ‘Topical Seminar’ on October 5th
The second topical seminar in the fall semester is scheduled for October 5th, 4 pm MSK. The event will feature talks by Professor Oscar Westlund and Dr. Maria Lukina, who will address different aspects of misinformation. Professor Westlund will focus on fact-checking practices, while Dr. Lukina will consider the problem in the context of education practices. читать польностью
Members of the Faculty of Journalism Elected to Leadership Positions in IAMCR Working Groups
The Faculty of Journalism congratulates its colleagues who have been elected to leadership positions in Working Groups at the recent International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR) elections. Leading Researcher Dr. Anna Gladkova became co-chair of the Digital Divide Working Group. Associate Professor Dr. Anastasia Grusha was elected vice-chair of the Communication in Post- and Neo-Authoritarian Societies Working Group. читать польностью
Dean of The Faculty of Journalism Professor Elena Vartanova Received Yassen Zassoursky Award
Russian Union of Journalists has launched the initiative to establish Yassen Zassoursky Award. The Award was first presented to the Dean of the Faculty of Journalism, Academician of the Russian Academy of Education, Professor Elena Vartanova. читать польностью
Topical Seminar on The Transformations of Media Consumption Strategies
The first topical seminar in the fall semester featured talks by Professor Elena Vartanova and Professor Robert G. Picard, who discussed transformations of media consumption strategies. Professor Picard provided insights into some of the contemporary trends and analyzed their implications for communication strategies. Professor Elena Vartanova addressed the topic in the context of the Russian media and communication system. читать польностью
Elena Vartanova and Robert Picard Will Discuss New Media Consumption Practices During a ‘Topical Seminar’ Meeting
In the fall semester 2021, the Faculty of Journalism, MSU is resuming a ‘Topical seminar’, a series of online meetings with renowned scholars in the field of media studies. The next seminar, devoted to transformations of media consumption strategies, will be held on September 7th at 16:00 MSK. The Dean of the Faculty of Journalism, MSU, Academician of the Russian Academy of Education Professor Elena Vartanova will give a talk ‘Advantages and disadvantages of digital media consumption: new dictatorship of the audience?’ читать польностью