Rui Zhang

Position : Lecturer

E-mail: reneezhang6@gmail.com


  • MA in Global Media and Cultural Industries, Loughborough University, United Kingdom;
  • MA in Communication, Renmin University of China


  • The Evolution and Future of Journalism
  • Constructive Journalism; Immersive Journalism
  • Hegemony and Counter-Hegemony in International News Reporting
  • International Media Coverage of Asian Affairs
  • Media and Culture Analysis
  • Cross-Cultural Communication

Teaching Courses:

  • Introduction to Journalism
  • Basic News Reporting
  • Feature Writing
  • Investigative Journalism

List of Research Paper: 

How Media Politicize COVID-19 Lockdowns: A Case Study Comparing Frame Use in the Coverage of Wuhan and Italy Lockdowns by The New York Times, Media Asia (Volume 48, 2021 – Issue 2); 


Exploring the International Students’ Language Proficiency and Acculturation Orientations in Thailand When English is the Medium of Instruction—A Case Study of an International Program at a Thai Public University, Presented at Cross-Cultural Communication Conference 2019, Abu Dhabi, UAE.