Kibrom Berhane Gessesse, M.F.A.

Journalism and communication · Mekelle university, Ethiopia — Researcher

Research Areas

  • Communications Theory
  • Journalism
  • Media Theory
  • Political Communication
  • Social Media

Highlighted publications

Kibrom Berhane Gessesse (2020) Mismatch between Theory and Practice? Perceptions of Ethiopian Journalists towards Applying Journalism Education in Professional News Production, African Journalism Studies, 41:1, 49-64, DOI: 10.1080/23743670.2020.1735470


I am Kibrom Berhane (Ethiopian). A senior lecturer at Mekelle University, the department of journalism and communication. I have 3 MA degrees (Journalism and communication; Global Journalism; Research and innovation in higher education). My research interests are: critical discourse analysis of political communications on social media; media and society; communication theories; qualitative analysis of the roles of media on communities.