Department of Information Science and Media Studies

Eirik Stavelin

Stavelin's project “Models in Computational Journalism” combines methods and theories from the fields of information science and media studies. The practice, products and context of computational journalism in/from Norwegian newsroom are studied. Stavelin also develops and evaluates experimental prototypes of algorithmic approaches to the journalism practice.

The aim for this project is to give an account of what computational journalism is in Norway and explore the future prospects for computer programming and programs in newsrooms.