Yaşar University | Curriculum Vitae

Assist.Prof. (PhD) Gizem Melek

Faculty of Communication / Dept. of Radio, Cinema and Television

Short CV

Gizem Melek graduated from Ege University in 2007 where she studied Sociology and she holds an MA in Journalism International (Broadcast) from the University of Westminster in London, UK. In 2015, she earned her PhD in Journalism at Ege University. The title of her thesis was “A Study on Hürriyet and Twitter within the Framework of Intermedia Agenda-Setting”. Besides her academic work, she has 6 years of experience in the journalism and TV Production field. She worked for a news magazine, Izmir Life, as a correspondent from September 2003 to June 2005. During the time she was involved in the process of publishing a weekly tabloid newspaper, Izmir’de 7 Gun. In June 2005, she started to work for a nationwide television network and Turkey’s first news channel, NTV, as a correspondent where she was responsible for the entire Aegean Region and travelled many cities to report news. After working at NTV for 3 years, she moved to London in 2008 where she finished her MA degree. Later, she worked at the ITV’s London TV Centre with famous British TV personality Melvyn Bragg at the Specialist Factual & Arts Department which was producing the award winning “The South Bank Show”. Also in 2009-2010 she worked at the British Museum’s Broadcast Unit. Her duties involved assisting the production processes of the documentary series, “A History of the World in One Hundred Objects” in partnership with the BBC. Her academic research areas include media effects, agenda-setting and political communication.

  • Email gizem.melek@yasar.edu.tr  
  • Phone 0232-570 8445  

Education

Phd

GAZETECİLİK (YL) (TEZLİ) / EGE ÜNİVERSİTESİ
SOSYAL BİLİMLER ENSTİTÜSÜ/GAZETECİLİK (YL) (TEZLİ)/
Thesis Name: Medya arası gündem belirleme kuramı çerçevesinde Hürriyet ve Twitter üzerine bir çalışma. (0)
Thesis Advisor: SELDA AKÇALI
2010 - 2015

Master

/ The University of Westminster
School of Media, Arts and Design
Thesis Name: The Arts Against the Recession (Documentary and TV Project) (2009)
Thesis Advisor: Richard Wright
2008 - 2009

Bachelor

SOSYOLOJİ BÖLÜMÜ / EGE ÜNİVERSİTESİ
EDEBİYAT FAKÜLTESİ/SOSYOLOJİ BÖLÜMÜ/
2002 - 2007

Academic Titles

Asst.Prof.

YAŞAR ÜNİVERSİTESİ / RADYO, TELEVİZYON VE SİNEMA BÖLÜMÜ
2017 -

Lecturer (PhD.)

YAŞAR ÜNİVERSİTESİ / RADYO, TELEVİZYON VE SİNEMA BÖLÜMÜ
2015 - 2017

Lecturer

YAŞAR ÜNİVERSİTESİ / RADYO, TELEVİZYON VE SİNEMA BÖLÜMÜ
2011 - 2015

Publications

7.2 Published or accepted to be published in International journals covered by other indexes
MELEK GİZEM,ULUÇAY DİLEK MELİKE Media Attributes and Attitude Change: Experiments on the Impact of Second-Level Agenda-Setting on Attitudes towards Syrian Refugees Estudios sobre el Mensaje Periodístico, 25(1), 381-392. SCOPUS 2019
MELEK GİZEM Medya Arası Gündem Belirleme Kuramı Araştırmalarında Bir Yöntem Uygulaması: Hürriyet Online ve Twitter Örneği İLEF Dergisi, 4(1), 123-148. ESCI: Emerging Sources Citation Index 2017
ULUÇAY DİLEK MELİKE,MELEK GİZEM TÜRKİYE’DEKİ OKULLARDA SİBER ZORBALIK: BİR LİTERATÜR DEĞERLENDİRMESİ. AJIT-e: Online Academic Journal of Information Technology, 8(30), 91-106. ULAKBİM, INDEX COPERNICUS, Cross Ref, EBSCO, Proquest, DOAJ, CiteFactor 2017
7.3 Published in CPCI-S or CPCI-SSH indexed conference proceedings International
ARIKAN ŞEKERCİOĞLU GİZEM,GÜNAY DEFNE,MELEK GİZEM A Survey Experiment on the Effects of Emotional News Frames on Public Attitude towards Climate Change EPSA - 9th Annual Conference 2019 2019
MELEK GİZEM,ULUÇAY DİLEK MELİKE The Role of Authoritarianism in Digital Divide Digital Inclusion Policy and Research Conference 2019 2019
MELEK GİZEM,ULUÇAY DİLEK MELİKE Media Attributes and Attitude Change: Experiments on the Impact of Second-Level Agenda-Setting on Attitudes towards Syrian Refugees IPSA 25th World Congress of Political Science 2018
ARIKAN ŞEKERCİOĞLU GİZEM,GÜNAY DEFNE,MELEK GİZEM Effects of Emotional News Frames on Attitudes towards Climate Change: An Experimental Investigation BISA 43rd Annual Conference 2018
MELEK GİZEM,ULUÇAY DİLEK MELİKE Image Attributes of the Syrian Refugees: An Experiment on the Second-Level Agenda-Setting ECREA Migration and Communication Flows: Rethinking Borders, Conflict and Identity through the Digital 2017
MELEK GİZEM Amongst Discrimination, Harassment, Violence and News: The Fight of Women Journalists in Turkish Media “Correcting Images”: International Media Conference 2015
MELEK GİZEM,BAKAN UĞUR An Examination of Public service broadcasting censorships imposed by Turkish Radio and Television Corporation TRT 2nd International Symposium of Language and Communication - Exploring Novelties 2013
7.5 Published or Accepted to be Published in National Journals
MELEK GİZEM A Study on Hürriyet and Twitter Within the Framework of Intermedia Agenda-Setting İletişim Kuram ve Araştırma Dergisi, (44), 17-41. TR DİZİN 2017
MELEK GİZEM,TOKER HURİYE Şiddet, Demokrasi ve Terör Bağlamında Ana Akım Medyanın Analizi: 15 Temmuz Darbe Girişimi Erciyes İletişim Dergisi, 5(1), 222-234. TR DİZİN 2017
BAKAN UĞUR,MELEK GİZEM First and Second Level Intermedia Agenda-Setting between International Newspapers and Twitter during the Coverage of the 266th Papal Election Akdeniz İletişim, (26), 155-177. TR DİZİN 2016
MELEK GİZEM,TOKER HURİYE 2016 Sultanahmet Terör Eylemi: Yerelin Küreselleşmesi Selçuk İletişim, 9(3), 178-203. TR DİZİN 2016
İMANÇER AHMET,MELEK GİZEM Dijital Çağda Gazetecilik ve Görsel Habercilikte Ortaya Çıkan Yeni Etik Sorunların Uluslararası Platformda Değerlendirilmesi TÜRKBİLİM, (7), 205-226. Diğer 2011

8. Projects

The Role of Emotions in Climate Policy Support: The Case of United Kingdom

Yükseköğretim Kurumları tarafından destekli bilimsel araştırma projesi

Self-Presenting Strategies and Visual Frames of Political Leaders on Instagram: Evidence from the Eventful 2019 Istanbul Mayoral Elections

Yükseköğretim Kurumları tarafından destekli bilimsel araştırma projesi

9. Administrative Duties

Erasmus Koordinatörü YAŞAR ÜNİVERSİTESİ

2012 - 2015

10. Membership in Scientific and Professional Organizations

National Union of Journalists (NUJ) - İngiltere

2008 - 2010

International Political Science Association (IPSA)

2018 -

European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA)

2020 -

12. Son Dört Yılda Verilen Lisans ve Lisansüstü Düzeydeki Dersler

PRODUCTİON PROJECT I (2019-2020)

Weekly Hour : 10

INTERNET JOURNALİSM (2019-2020)

Weekly Hour : 3

PRODUCİNG FOR TELEVİSİON AND WEB (2019-2020)

Weekly Hour : 4

PRODUCTİON PROJECT II (2019-2020)

Weekly Hour : 10

BROADCAST JOURNALİSM (2019-2020)

Weekly Hour : 4

Internet Journalism (2018-2019)

Weekly Hour : 3

Live Television Production (2018-2019)

Weekly Hour : 4

Production Project I (2018-2019)

Weekly Hour : 10

Media Analysis (2018-2019)

Weekly Hour : 3

Producing for Television and Web (2018-2019)

Weekly Hour : 4

Production Project II (2018-2019)

Weekly Hour : 10

ILET 570 Seminer (2018-2019)

Weekly Hour : 1

Online Journalism (2017-2018)

Weekly Hour : 3

Production Project I (2017-2018)

Weekly Hour : 8

Introduction to Radio and Television (2017-2018)

Weekly Hour : 3

Broadcast Journalism (2017-2018)

Weekly Hour : 4

Production Project II (2017-2018)

Weekly Hour : 8

Online Journalism (2016-2017)

Weekly Hour : 3

Live TV Production (2016-2017)

Weekly Hour : 4

Production Project I (2016-2017)

Weekly Hour : 8

Introduction to Radio and Television (2016-2017)

Weekly Hour : 3

Broadcast Journalism (2016-2017)

Weekly Hour : 4

TV Production Practices (2016-2017)

Weekly Hour : 4

Production Project II (2016-2017)

Weekly Hour : 8

Contact

Üniversite Cad. No: 37-39 Ağaçlı Yol
Bornova / İZMİR