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Jessie van Balkom

Research Assistant, Center for Digital Narrative
  • E-mailjessie.balkom@uib.no
  • Visitor Address
    Sydnesplassen 7
    5007 Bergen
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7805
    5020 Bergen

Jessie van Balkom is a student and employee at the University of Bergen. She is currently taking her master's in Digital Culture, while working as a research assistent at the research Center for Digital Narrative at UiB. 

Previously, Jessie has taken a Bachelor's in Creative Business at Breda University of Applied Sciences, the Netherlands. Her Bachelor Thesis has been awarded the first place in the international edcom Graduation Competition 2022-2023 for her outstanding thesis on 'The influence of style and motivation on the consumption of videos on the intranet of Stedin'.

She has worked as a social media content creator, manager and video producer for several companies, among which, Stedin and Tuvalu Media.