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Jānis Buholcs

Associate Professor

Main areas of research

Social Media

Civic Participation

Journalism Studies

Media Ethics

Media Economics

Media Literacy

Academic background

University of Latvia,

Doctoral degree in communication studies (2013)

Research projects / Experience

Project "Values in Action: promotion of responsible, secure and educated civil society in Latvia through research and model development" (2018—2021)

Lead researcher of the civic participation work package of the project

Contact details

Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences


Areas of research

Wellbeing and Active Ageing