Jacob Ørmen

Jacob Ørmen

Assistant professor, tenure track

I research communication across media with a particular focus on news engagement. I use both qualitative and quantitative methods in my research.

My postdoc-project takes part of a large research project The Peoples' Internet (finansed by the Carlsberg Foundation running 2016-2020).

Primary fields of research

Digital media, news engagement, social media, communication across media, research methods, media use measurement, log data research


I can supervize BA and MA projects within the following areas:

  • User and audience studies
  • Digital media
  • News and journalism
  • Qualitative methods
  • Quantitative methods
  • Digital methods

Selected publications

  1. Published

    Testing the Myth of Enclaves: A discussion of research designs for assessing algorithmic curation

    Ørmen, Jacob, 1 Aug 2018, The Routledge Handbook of Developments in Digital Journalism Studies. Eldridge II, S. A. & Franklin, B. (eds.). London: Routledge, p. 132-142 11 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  2. Published

    Are You Paying Attention? Keeping Up with News in Daily Life

    Ørmen, Jacob, 2016, News Across Media: Production, Distribution and Consumption. Linaa Jensen, J., Mortensen, M. & Ørmen, J. (eds.). New York: Routledge, p. 162-179 18 p. (Routledge research in journalism, Vol. 16).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Googling the news: Opportunities and challenges in studying news events through Google Search

    Ørmen, Jacob, 2016, In : Digital Journalism. 4, 1, p. 107-124 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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