Dr George Ogola

Reader in Journalism
School of Arts and Media


George teaches across our journalism programmes focusing mainly on the theory and research modules. He is also actively involved in PhD supervision of journalism/media projects with a particular interest in the global South and marginalised groups more broadly. He is a thought leader on African journalism and is widely published in the areas of journalism and techno/politics and the intersection of popular culture, power and popular media. He regularly writes for public facing platforms such as The Conversation and has given expert interviews in a number of print and broadcast media around the world including the BBC, South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), Bloomberg, Al-Jazeera, Radio 702, Power FM (South Africa) among many others.