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
Topical Seminar on Fact-Checking, Misinformation And Journalism Education
New topical seminar was held on October 5 th . Professor Oscar Westlund (Oslo Metropolitan University) analyzed technological aspects of fact-checking practices, while Dr. Maria Lukina (Lomonosov Moscow State University) considered the problem in the context of education practices. читать польностью
The Dean of the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Academician of The Russian Academy of Education, Professor Elena Vartanova Became Dean of The Year 2021
The award was conferred to Professor Vartanova by the Russian Professorial Assembly in the course of the Professorial Forum, which was held on September 27–30, 2021 in Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation. Professor Vartanova received the award in ‘Philological Sciences’ nomination. читать польностью
Media Consumption by The ‘Digital Youth’ in Russia
The collective monograph “Media Consumption by the ‘Digital Youth’ in Russia” edited by Dr. Denis Dunas explores the motives behind media consumption of the Russian youngsters, and delves into the role of media in their socialization and self-actualization. The book incorporates conceptual advances made in the course of the research, and outlines the results of empirical studies. читать польностью
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