Center for Advanced Research in Global Communication
Advancing Critical Knowledge on Global Communication and Public Life.
Who We Are
The Center for Advanced Research in Global Communication (CARGC) at the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Pennsylvania is an institute that produces and promotes critical, interdisciplinary, and multimodal research on global media and communication. We aim to bridge academic scholarship and public life, bringing the very best scholarship to bear on enduring global questions and pressing contemporary issues. CARGC is dedicated to supporting early-career scholars worldwide and offers fellowships at the undergraduate, graduate, postdoctoral, and faculty levels.
Meet Our Director
Aswin Punathambekar is a Professor of Communication at the University of Pennsylvania’s Annenberg School for Communication, and Director of the Center for Advanced Research in Global Communication (CARGC).
CARGC is a supportive and inclusive community of scholars from around the world, driven by intellectual generosity, curiosity, and exchange.
We welcome submissions from early career scholars, artists, and activists whose work engages evolving concepts and methodologies in the field of global communication and media studies.
CARGC Press has published numerous papers, briefs, and special issues of journals. CARGC is also an incubator for our fellows’ individual publications.