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Waqas Ejaz

PhD Candidate

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Raum / Room 2318 (EAZ)

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Curriculum Vitae

2015-Present Research Assistant at Empirical Media and Political Communication Research Department TU Ilmenau, Germany

2013- 15 Scholarship holder of Thuringian Graduate Program for doctoral

2013-Present Co-Founded Digital Media Agency 360 Inc

2010-12 M.A Master in Media and & Communication Studies. Studies from TU Ilmenau with thesis on "Crisis Public Diplomacy - A case of comparative analysis of US and Pakistan Public Diplomacy after Death of Osama Bin Laden"

2011-12 Student Assistant at Bach Technology - IDMT Fraunhofer

2011-12 Student Assistant at We4You - Technical University of Ilmenau

2009-10 Product Support Executive in Naseeb Networks, Lahore, Pakistan

2008-10 Co-Founded Media Agency BlackSack Communications

2005-09 B.Sc with honors in Mass Communication from University of the Punjab with thesis title "Critical Analysis of National Drinking Water Policy of Pakistan"

Forschung/Research

Research Focus

  • media effects research
  • international relations
  • political communication
  • social network analysis
  • big data analysis

In particular, I am interested in the following aspects:

  • European Studies
  • Effects of media on European identity
  • Secondary data analysis particularly - Eurobarometer
  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Data Mining and analysis

Lehre/Teaching

  • winter term 2016/2017 (TU Ilmenau):
    • Exploring the effects of media on the emergence of regional identities (Research Seminar for Master Students)
  • summer term 2016 (TU Ilmenau):
    • Exploring the effects of media on the emergence of regional identities (Research Seminar for Master Students)
  • winter term 2015/2016 (TU Ilmenau):
    • Opinionated Youth of Europe (APC/AMS/Erasmus - for Bachelors)
  • summer term (2015) (TU Ilmenau)
    • Communicating European Union (Specialization Module for Master Students)
  • winter term 2014/2015 (TU Ilmenau):
    • Building & Communicating European Identity together with Prof. Jens Wolling (research module, 3 SWS, English)
  • summer term 2014 (TU Ilmenau)
    • Building & Communicating European Identity together with Prof. Jens Wolling (research module, 3 SWS, English)

Publications/Presentations

Journal Publications:

Ejaz, W, Brauer, M, Wolling, J (2017). Media perception as a moderator of media effects of European identity: Mere exposure and hostile media phenomenon (forthcoming).

Ejaz, W (2017). Analyzing Malaise and Mobilization: The effects of Media on political support on European identity in Old and New Member States (forthcoming).

Conference Publications:

Ejaz, W (2016): Assessing Collective European Identity on the Regional Level. A Secondary Data Analysis of Eurobarometer 2004 – 2012. In: Yolanda Espiña (Edit.): Images of Europe. Past, Present, Future. ISSEI 2014 - Conference Proceedings Porto, Portugal, p. 151-162, URL: http://www.uceditora.ucp.pt/resources/Documentos/UCEditora/PDF%20Livros/Porto/Images%20of%20Europe.pdf

Conference Presentation:

Ejaz, W (2016). Analyzing Malaise and Mobilization Media Effects on Political Support and European Identity of Old and New Member States . Paper presented at WAPOR 69th Annual Conference Public Opinion in Transition in Austin, Texas.

Ejaz, W (2015). Media Effects on Political Support and European Identity before and after the Financial Crisis: A Comparison between New and Old Member States. Paper presented at IX International Student Conference “Politics & Society in Central and Eastern Europe” in Wroclaw, Poland.

Memberships

Waqas Ejaz is a member for following organization:

  • European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA)
  • World Association of Public Opinion Research (WAPOR)
  • American Association of Public Opinion (AAPOR)