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Dr Eamonn O'Neill

Research Interests My research currently focuses on:

i. Investigative Journalism: As a genre; its continuing evolution and impact national and internationally.

ii. Watergate: Its impact on journalism; Its continuing relevance.

iii. Journalism and Technology.

iv. The teaching of journalism/investigative journalism: Exploring new methodologies and approaches.

v. The continuing impact of investigative journalism on miscarriage of justice issues.

vi. Coverage of US politics in the UK and abroad.

vii. The journalism and life of Ernest Hemingway, with particular reference to his career and life during and after WWII.
Teaching and Learning I teach on the BA UG degree in Journalism. Current modules include:

Social Media (Yr 1)
Public Affairs for Journalists (Yr 2)
Investigative Journalism (Yr 3).

I also teach on the BA Mass Communications degree including the module:

Social Media and Analytics (Yr2)

I am teaching on the MA Journalism Degree:

Literary Journalism


SACI School Leader for Learning, Teaching and Assessment (LTA) 2018-19

SACI Leader in Journalism 2018-19.