Pavel Rodin


Journalism Media and Communication JMG
Visiting address
Seminariegatan 1 B
41313 Göteborg
Postal address
Box 710
40530 Göteborg

About Pavel Rodin

Pavel Rodin, Ph.D., is a researcher at JMG.


  • Doctor of Philosophy in Journalism, Media and Communication, University of Gothenburg, 2023. Thesis focuses on online participation in risk and crisis communication: (full text access);
  • Master of Science in Communications, University of Gothenburg, 2014;
  • Pavel has over 5 years of practical experience in the field of financial communications for several large banks.

Research Areas

Social media, risk and crisis communications, online participation, cross- and intercultural communications

Current Research

Risk culture in Sweden: Conditions for effective risk- and crisis communication in a multi-public society (funded by the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency)

Completed Research

Stronger local journalism in crisis situations (research project funded by the Swedish Agency for Psychological Defense) - associate researcher.

The mediated representation of the 2014-2015 Ebola outbreak in the news media, social media and information from the authorities (funded by the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency) - associate researcher in charge of data collection and analysis of social media content.


  • Risk and Crisis Communication
  • Strategic communication and PR
  • Research methodology
  • Mass media in Sweden (MK 1601);
  • Analysis of media, organizations and public opinion (MK1206);
  • Communication, Activity and Organizations (TIA 083);
  • Intercultural communications (TIA 084 and TIA 151 - advanced course);
  • Rhetoric and argumentation (TIG 056);
  • Cross-cultural rhetoric and argumentation (TIG 057).


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