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Waqas Ejaz

University of Oxford

Based in

United Kingdom

Waqas Ejaz is a postdoctoral research fellow at Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, at University of Oxford. He holds a Ph.D. from Technische Universität Ilmenau, Germany. His research interests include political, health, and climate change communication, digital media, and journalism. His work has been published in Nature Communications, Journalism Practice, Health, Risk & Society, and Journal of Science Communication.

Country(ies) of Specialty

Germany India Pakistan United Kingdom

Focus areas of expertise

Communications research Climate Justice Behavioral action Public opinion

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Ejaz, Waqas, Mitali Mukherjee, et al. How We Follow Climate Change: Climate News Use and Attitudes in Eight Countries. 2022, p. 45.

Ejaz, Waqas, Muhammad Ittefaq, and Sadia Jamil. “Politics Triumphs: A Topic Modeling Approach of Analyzing News Media Coverage of Climate Change in Pakistan.” Journal of Science Communication, vol. 22, no. 01, Jan. 2023, p. A02. DOI.org (Crossref).

Ejaz, Waqas, Muhammad Ittefaq, and Muhammad Arif. “Understanding Influences, Misinformation, and Fact-Checking Concerning Climate-Change Journalism in Pakistan.” Journalism Practice, vol. 0, no. 0, Aug. 2021, pp. 1–21.

Ejaz, Waqas, and Adil Najam. “The Global South and Climate Coverage: From News Taker to News Maker.” Social Media + Society, 2023. Zotero,