Holger BrielPh.D.

Associate Professor

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Dr Holger Briel is an Associate Professor and Director of the Masters Programme in Media and Communication at Xi'an Jiaotong Liverpool University, PRC. He holds a Ph.D. in Cultural Theory from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, an M.A. in Comparative Literature from the University Michigan, Ann Arbor and a B.A. in English and German from Eberhardt-Karls-Universität Tübingen, Germany. A portion of his graduate studies was also undertaken at the Université de Paris, Sorbonne. Previously, Dr Briel has taught at the University of Nicosia, Cyprus, the University of Innsbruck, New York University, Aristotle University Thessaloniki, the University of Surrey and at Indiana State University. He has held numerous Visiting Professorship positions and lectured at Oxford, UC Berkeley, Ateneo de Manila, the National University of Malaysia, the National University of Singapore, Universität Rostock and many others. He has been Vice-Rector and Dean at New York University Skopje and is the recipient of numerous research grants and fellowships. He is also a well published academic with several books, book chapters and peer reviewed articles on Media and Cultural Studies, the Social Sciences, Tourism and Management Studies to his name. He is a member of the EU Council for Higher Education and has supervised several Ph.D. dissertations and numerous Master level theses. He is the Editor of the IAFOR Journal of Cultural Studies and sits as Editor and Joint Editor on several journal boards. His many publications include over 40 journal articles and the following books: · Intercultural Vision, forthcoming 2019. · The Cultures of Oral History: New Media, Post-Colonialism, Memory and Narrative (Commissioning Editor and Main Contributor) Nicosia: University of Nicosia Press, 2014. · Glocalisation: Electronic Media in South Eastern Europe. Skopje: Blesok, 2009. · Field Studies. Research in Cultural Studies (Co-editor and Contributor). Bern: Lang, 2005. http://books.google.com.cy/books?id=WKVqh58uM88C&printsec=frontcover#v=onepage&q&f=false · Culture and Society: A Glossary. London: Arnold, 2002. · In Practice: Adorno, Critical Theory and Cultural Studies. (Commissioning Editor and Contributor) Bern: Lang, 2001. · Adorno und Derrida, oder Wo Liegt das Ende der Moderne? (Adorno and Derrida, or Where Lies the End of Modernity?) Berne/New York: Lang, 1993.
Holger Briel
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