Pawel Popiel

Portrait of Pawel Popiel
Doctoral Candidate

Pawel Popiel is a doctoral candidate at the Annenberg School for Communication. His research focuses on two interrelated themes: the political implications of policies around information communications and digital technologies, and the political processes underlying the formulation and enforcement of those policies. His dissertation examines the politics and the blurring lines of competition policy in telecommunications and digital platform sectors. In his previous work, he has also explored the effects of federal and city grant programs for local nonprofits addressing the digital divide. He holds a B.A. in Political Science from McGill University and an M.A. in Media Studies from the University of Texas at Austin.

Pawel Popiel is a doctoral candidate at the Annenberg School for Communication.

Popiel's Network

  • Activism, Communication, and Social Justice
  • Media Institutions and Systems
  • Political Communication
  • Media Activism Research Collective
  • Media, Inequality, and Change Center