Emma Goodman is Policy Officer working on the Media@LSE initiative, which aims to improve the visibility and accessibility of research in the Department of Media and Communications. She edits the Media@LSE blog (which encompasses the former Media Policy Project blog) and contributes to policy consultations. Previously, she worked on the LSE Commission on Truth, Trust and Technology which tackled issues including trust in media, platform responsibility and regulation, online political communication, and media literacy.
She completed the Media, Communications and Development master’s programme in the Department, studying topics such as how access to digital analytics changes journalists’ perceptions of the impact of their work, how the international media covers the Global South, and the concept of the digital divide.
Previously, she spent five years at the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers in Paris, researching and writing about international media trends, focusing on how newspapers handled the transition from print to digital. Before that she worked in journalism in Rome. She also does consulting work on projects related to the news media.