University appoints journalism professor

University appoints journalism professor

University appoints journalism professor

First published in News

A university has appointed its first-ever professor of journalism.

Prof Ivor Gaber will start at the University of Sussex in September after previous posts at City University London and Bedfordshire University.

He has helped in the televising of Parliament and planned BBC Radio 5 Live’s coverage of politics.

He became the UK’s first full-time professor of broadcast journalism at Goldsmiths, University of London in 1994.

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2:41pm Sun 31 Aug 14

Roundbill says...

This is genuinely good news for Brighton: it's far too long since we had any professional journalists in the city.
This is genuinely good news for Brighton: it's far too long since we had any professional journalists in the city. Roundbill
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3:27pm Sun 31 Aug 14

ok,jared says...

Roundbill wrote:
This is genuinely good news for Brighton: it's far too long since we had any professional journalists in the city.
We still haven't.

No-one is claiming that he's a professional journalist.
[quote][p][bold]Roundbill[/bold] wrote: This is genuinely good news for Brighton: it's far too long since we had any professional journalists in the city.[/p][/quote]We still haven't. No-one is claiming that he's a professional journalist. ok,jared
  • Score: -1

4:00pm Sun 31 Aug 14

Roundbill says...

I was referring to his potential students, Stevo.
HTH
I was referring to his potential students, Stevo. HTH Roundbill
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4:09pm Sun 31 Aug 14

ok,jared says...

Roundbill wrote:
I was referring to his potential students, Stevo.
HTH
It's not Stevo.

HTH.

His potential students aren't professional journalists either, and there is no guarantee that they will ply their trade in Brighton.
[quote][p][bold]Roundbill[/bold] wrote: I was referring to his potential students, Stevo. HTH[/p][/quote]It's not Stevo. HTH. His potential students aren't professional journalists either, and there is no guarantee that they will ply their trade in Brighton. ok,jared
  • Score: -1

4:27pm Sun 31 Aug 14

Roundbill says...

Sorry, sorry - "The oddball formerly known as Stevo".

You're welcome.
Sorry, sorry - "The oddball formerly known as Stevo". You're welcome. Roundbill
  • Score: 1

4:39pm Sun 31 Aug 14

ok,jared says...

Roundbill wrote:
Sorry, sorry - "The oddball formerly known as Stevo".

You're welcome.
I'd rather not be welcome to your ignorance.
[quote][p][bold]Roundbill[/bold] wrote: Sorry, sorry - "The oddball formerly known as Stevo". You're welcome.[/p][/quote]I'd rather not be welcome to your ignorance. ok,jared
  • Score: -1

5:24pm Sun 31 Aug 14

Roundbill says...

Jared / Stevo / whoever you're posting as this week: you'll have to indulge me - sometimes my neurotypical sense of satire can be lost on certain people.
Jared / Stevo / whoever you're posting as this week: you'll have to indulge me - sometimes my neurotypical sense of satire can be lost on certain people. Roundbill
  • Score: 1

6:01pm Sun 31 Aug 14

ok,jared says...

Roundbill wrote:
Jared / Stevo / whoever you're posting as this week: you'll have to indulge me - sometimes my neurotypical sense of satire can be lost on certain people.
I spotted your ignorance straightaway with no help from you.
[quote][p][bold]Roundbill[/bold] wrote: Jared / Stevo / whoever you're posting as this week: you'll have to indulge me - sometimes my neurotypical sense of satire can be lost on certain people.[/p][/quote]I spotted your ignorance straightaway with no help from you. ok,jared
  • Score: -1

10:18pm Sun 31 Aug 14

TMichael Evans says...

Why does The Argus allow space to people masquerading under fatuous pen-names to post infantinle and malicious comments? Michael Evans
Why does The Argus allow space to people masquerading under fatuous pen-names to post infantinle and malicious comments? Michael Evans TMichael Evans
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