Elena L. Vartanova

Dean of the Faculty of Journalism, Head of the Department of Media Theory and Economics, Lomonosov Moscow State University

University

Lomonosov Moscow State University

Russian Federation, Moscow

Biography

After graduation from the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University, she remained as the laboratory assistant at the Department of Foreign Journalism and Literature. In 1986, she defended her Ph.D. dissertation. In 1999 defended her doctoral dissertation. In 2000, Elena Vartanova became the Professor of Department of Foreign Journalism and Literature. In 2004, she founded and headed the new department – the first Department of Media Theory and Economics in Russia. In 2007, she was appointed as Dean Executive and in 2008 was elected as Dean of the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University.

Proceedings

– Vartanova E. L., Vyrkovsky A. V., Makeenko M. I., Smirnov S. S. (2016) The Russian Media Industry in Ten Years: Industrial Forecasts. Westminster Papers in Communication and Culture 11 (1): 65–84. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-8349-6843-2
– Vartanova E. L. (2011) Interpreting Mass media and Journalism in Contemporary Society. In World of Media. Yearbook of Russian Media and Journalism Studies. Moscow: MediaMir Publ. Pp. 7-21. 
– Vartanova E. L., Smirnov S. S. (2010) Contemporary Structure of the Russian Media Industry. In A. Rosenholm, K. Nordenstreng, E. Trubina (eds.) Russian Mass Media and Changing Values. Abingdon: Routledge. Pp. 21-41.

Scientific interests

Russian media system, media economics, digital society, post-Soviet transformation of the Russian media, theories of journalism and media

Identifiers

Author ID (Scopus) 55808543100, Researcher ID (WoS) E-9551-2013, eLIBRARY ID 285371, ORCID 0000-0002-7716-4383