Petros Iosifidis is professor in sociology and media policy at City, University of London, UK (https://www.city.ac.uk/people/academics/petros-iosifidis). He has acknowledged expertise in the realms of communications policy, public service media and regulation of social media. He is author of nine books including Digital Democracy, Social Media and Disinformation (2021, with N. Nicoli), Public Sphere and Mediated Social Networks (2016, with M. Wheeler), Global Media & National Policies (2016, with T. Flew and J. Steemers), Global Media and Communication Policy (2013), Public Television in the Digital Era (2012) and Reinventing Public Service Communication (2010). He has contributed numerous book chapters and has published extensively in peer-review journals. He has served as an ESRC College peer reviewer, and is currently principal editor of the Journal of Digital Media & Policy and co-editor of the Palgrave Global Media Policy and Business. He is vice-chair of the IAMCR Global Media Policy group, has given evidence to parliamentary committees, has provided policy advice to government and has acted as national expert on European projects.
Contact: City, University of London, Northampton Square, London, EC1V 0HB, UK.