John Brissenden

John Brissenden

  • 01202 965809
  • jbrissenden at bournemouth dot ac dot uk
  • Senior Lecturer in Public Relations
  • Weymouth House W438, Talbot Campus, Fern Barrow, Poole, BH12 5BB
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Areas of interest are psychosocial studies, media economics and public opinion.

Researching PhD on "The constitutive function of the fictive public: the case of British military media operations in Afghanistan".

Before joining the University in 2004, John had pursued a successful career in public relations, most recently as Director of Publicity at British Sky Broadcasting (BSkyB), from 1999-2003.

Journal Articles


Profile of Teaching PG

  • Social Theory and Political Communication

Profile of Teaching UG

  • Promotion, Power and Democracy
  • Public Relations, Power and Democracy
  • Media Economics

External Responsibilities


  • PG Cert in Academic Practice (Bournemouth University, 2007)
  • BA (Hons) in Media Studies (Polytechnic of Central London (now University of Westminster), 1985)


  • Fellowship (Higher Education Academy)
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