Markéta Zezulková, PhD. | FSV UK

 

                                                                                                                   

Marketa Zezulkova is an Assistant Professor in the Institute of Communication Studies and Journalism at Charles University in Prague (Czech Republic) and a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Centre for Excellence in Learning (UK). Her main interest is intercultural and interdisciplinary research into how children experience and learn from the media, both in and out of school. In particular, she focuses on current and future holistic, hermeneutic and dialogic media experiences from the viewpoint of philosophy, research, education, and practice. Marketa holds a PhD in the Philosophy of Media Education from the Centre for Excellence in Media Practice (Bournemouth University, UK). Her doctoral dissertation was awarded a ‘highly-commended’ prize by the British Educational Research Association in 2016. She has been involved in several EU and UN media/digital literacy initiatives, as well as in organising an annual Media Education Summit, while leading a parallel Youth Media Education Summit. Marketa is an Assistant Editor of the Media Education Research Journal published by Auteur. She has attended universities and research centres in Europe, the USA, Asia, and Latin America as a visiting scholar.