Dr. Wolfgang Mühl-Benninghaus has been awarded the title of Honorary Professor


On November 17, 2017 Faculty of Journalism, MSU awarded a title of Foreign Honorary Professor to Dr. Wolfgang Mühl-Benninghaus (Humboldt University in Berlin). The Dean of the Faculty Professor Elena Vartanova presented him a memorial plaque and expressed her appreciation for long-standing fruitful collaboration.

Professor Wolfgang Mühl-Benninghaus is a co-chair of Free Russian-German Institute for Publicism and one of the organizers and lecturers of the MA and BA courses “Contemporary European Media Systems and Journalism (the case of Germany)” and “Mass Media and Journalism in Germany”. More than that, Professor Mühl-Benninghaus regularly takes part in a master course “Current Issues of Mass Media” as a guest lecturer.

Professor Mühl-Benninghaus is a regular participant of “Moscow Readings” academic conference. He is also a member of the “World of Media. Journal of Russian Media and Journalism Studies”’s editorial board and reviewer of articles by authors from all over the world. He selects candidates for exchange program with Humboldt University and personally interviews nominated students.

We are glad to congratulate Professor Mühl-Benninghaus on this honorary title and express our hope for further development of our joint educational and research projects.

Photos: Marina Chashina, Anastasia Vinokurova.