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Dr Bahareh Heravi

Dr

Bahareh Heravi

Lecturer/Assistant Professor
School of Information and Communication Studies
01 716 8496
University College Dublin, School of Information and Communication Studies, Newman Building Belfield Dublin 4

RESEARCH INTERESTS

My research interests are the following: + Data Driven Journalism + Computational Journalism + Future of News + Media Innovation + Information Science + Social Media + Semantic Web and Linked Data + Data Storytelling + Social Computing + Design Science + Web Science + Citizen Journalism Recent R&D Projects Data Journalism: A Global Study Role: PI Partner: Journalism++ Cologne Sponsor: UCD iSchool Your Data Sorties European project, partners include Deutsche Welle & European Journalism Centre) Role: Data Journalism Specialist Insight @NUIG, May 2015 - Aug 2016 Sponsor: EU Horizon2020 Newswire2.0 Contextualising newswire feeds with UGC Role: Project leader Insight @NUIG, Jan 2015, May 2016 Sponsor: SFI RTÉ News360 Social breaking news detection and contextualisation Role: Project leader Insight @NUIG, Oct 2013 - Jan 2016 Sponsors: SFI and RTÉ. RTÉ Semantic Content Discovery Role: Project leader Insight @NUIG, Sep 2013 - Dec 2015 Sponsors: SFI and RTÉ RTÉ Community Analytics Role: Project liaison Insight @NUIG, Oct 2013 - Dec 2015 Sponsors: SFI and RTÉ Twiloc Social Location Estimation for Twitter Role: Project and Product lead Hash2News: A Chrome extension for discovering news behind hashtags Role: Project and Product lead VeritaWire Trust & provenance in social media Role: Project leader Insight @NUIG, Apr 2014 - May 2015 Sponsor: SFI Social Repository of Ireland Role: Project leader Insight @NUIG, Apr 2014 - May 2015 Sponsor: SFI Social Semantic Journalism Role: Project leader Insight @NUIG, Feb 2013 - Mar 2014 Sponsor: SFI National survey on Irish journalists: use of social media Role: Project leader Insight @NUIG, Sep 2013 - Dec 2014 Sponsor: SFI