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Roy Krøvel

Roy Krøvel


Roy Krøvel is Professor of Journalism at OsloMet and Professor II at Sami University College. Krøvel is a civil engineer with a thesis on project management and environmental risk. In 2006, he completed a PhD in the history of guerrilla organizations, the use of the Internet and journalism in Mexico and Central America. He has also been Professor II connected to Latin American studies at the University of Oslo. Since 2008, he has coordinated a collaboration with the network of intercultural and indigenous universities in Latin America (RUIICAY) funded by DIKU and NORAD (NORHED). Since 2017, he has been project leader of the project "Making Transparency Possible" funded by the Research Council of Norway. Krøvel is one of two leaders of the research group "Media, war and conflict" at OsloMet.

Research projects

  • The AI Journalism Resource Center

    The AIJRC is a resource center for AI and Data Science in investigative journalism. It is a collaboration between the AI Lab and the Department of Journalism and Media Studies at OsloMet.

Scientific publications

Krøvel, Roy ; Palumbo, Fabrizio ; Orgeret, Kristin (2023). Introduction: Understanding Roots and Betweenness Defining Safety of Journalists as a Sub-Field of Research. Reading between the Lines. Journalism Studies. Vol. 24.

Fridman, Marina; Krøvel, Roy ; Palumbo, Fabrizio (2023). How (not to) Run an AI Project in Investigative Journalism. 18 p. Journalism Practice.

Sara, Inker-Anni; Rasmussen, Torkel; Krøvel, Roy (2022). The role of the Sámi media in democratic processes: The Arctic Railway in Yle Sápmi and NRK Sápmi. Valkonen, Sanna; Aikio, Áile; Alakorva, Saara; Magga, Sigga-Marja (Ed.). The Sámi World. p. 382-396. Routledge.

Westlund, Oscar ; Krøvel, Roy ; Orgeret, Kristin (2022). Newsafety: Infrastructures, Practices and Consequences. 17 p. Journalism Practice. Vol. 16.

Sara, Inker-Anni; Krøvel, Roy ; Jensen, Ellen Marie; Fridman, Marina; Eira, Nils Johan (2022). Introduction: Research, Education, and Self-Determination in Sámi and Indigenous Journalism. 15 p. Journal of Global Indigeneity (JGI). Vol. 6.

Rasmussen, Torkel; Sara, Inker-Anni; Krøvel, Roy (2022). The history of the hybrid Sámi media system. Valkonen, Sanna; Aikio, Áile; Alakorva, Saara; Magga, Sigga-Marja (Ed.). The Sámi World. p. 415-429. Routledge.

Rasmussen, Torkel; Sara, Inker-Anni; Krøvel, Roy (2021). A Sámi media system?. Nordicom Review. Vol. 42.

Sara, Inker-Anni; Rasmussen, Torkel; Krøvel, Roy (2021). Defining the limitations and opportunities in the consultation with the Sámi: The cases of the Arctic Railway and the Davvi Vindpark. 13 p. The Arctic Yearbook.

Krøvel, Roy (2020). A dialogue of knowledges - What can we bring home from the plurivers?. Breidlid, Anders; Krøvel, Roy (Ed.). Indigenous Knowledges and the Sustainable Development Agenda. p. 128-149. Routledge.

Fadnes, Ingrid; Krøvel, Roy ; Larsen, Anna Grøndahl (2020). Conclusion: Researching self-censorship caused by inadequate safety of journalists. Causes, solutions and future research. Larsen, Anna Grøndahl; Fadnes, Ingrid; Krøvel, Roy (Ed.). Journalist Safety and Self-Censorship. Routledge.

These publications are obtained from Cristin. The list may be incomplete