Academic Staff

Prof. Dr.


Faculty of Arts-Sciences / Communication Studies

Head of Department

Short Biography

Barış Çoban completed his undergraduate and PhD degree at İstanbul University. His research interests include alternative media, social movements and citizen journalism. The books he edited/co-edited are: “Discourse and Ideology”, “New Social Movements”, “Media, Nationalism and Violence”, “Social Media and Social Movements”, “Alternative Media in Turkey” and “Panopticon 2.0”.  He has published in national and international academic journals and presented in international conferences.