Cherian George, Ph.D.

Visiting Scholar, Center for Media at Risk

Cherian George is professor of media studies at the journalism department of Hong Kong Baptist University, where he also serves as director of the Centre for Media and Communication Research. He researches media freedom, censorship and hate propaganda. He is the author of five books, including Hate Spin: The Manufacture of Religious Offense and its Threat to Democracy (MIT Press, 2016). He received his Ph.D. in Communication from Stanford University. Before joining academia, he was a journalist with The Straits Times in Singapore.

Cherian George is a professor of media studies at the journalism department of Hong Kong Baptist University and a visiting scholar with the Center for Media at Risk. 

George's Network

  • Critical Journalism Studies
  • Culture and Communication
  • Media Institutions and Systems
  • Center for Media at Risk