Marius Dragomir

Visiting Professor
Visiting Professor, Director of CMDS
Senior Program Manager

Contact information

Budapest, Nador u. 11 | 320
+36 1 327 3000 x2708

Marius Dragomir is the Director of the Center for Media, Data and Society. He previously worked for the Open Society Foundations (OSF) for over a decade. Since 2007, he has managed the research and policy portfolio of the Program on Independent Journalism (PIJ), formerly the Network Media Program (NMP), in London. He has also been one of the main editors for PIJ's flagship research and advocacy project, Mapping Digital Media, which covered 56 countries worldwide, and he was the main writer and editor of OSF’s Television Across Europe, a comparative study of broadcast policies in 20 European countries.

Marius has spent the past decade in the media research field, specializing in media and communication regulation, digital media, governing structures of public service media and broadcasting, spectrum management, and ownership regulation. He has authored expert studies and articles on journalism and media policies that have been published and translated in more than 60 countries.

He started his career as a journalist some 25 years ago in his native Romania where he worked for several local dailies, radio, and TV stations. Since 1999, he has been working for English-language media. In 2015, with a group of journalists and researchers, he co-founded MediaPowerMonitor, a community of experts in media policy covering trends in regulation, business, and politics that influence journalism.

Courses taught by Marius Dragomir

Events with involvement of Marius Dragomir

The Sorry, Sorry State of State Media
October 21, 2021 - 3:00pm
Journalism in Myanmar: Back to the Dark Ages?
February 22, 2021 - 9:00am
Can Journalism Be Saved in Ukraine?
February 4, 2021 - 4:00pm
Australia Wants Tech Companies to Pay for Content: The End of the Free Lunch or a Dangerous Precedent?
January 28, 2021 - 9:00am
Banning Trump on Social Media: Freedom of Expression in the Era of Platform Power
January 21, 2021 - 4:30pm
Populism, Technology and Law
September 16, 2019 - 7:30am
5th World Journalism Education Congress
July 11, 2019 - 12:30pm
Increased Vulnerability: Regional Trends in Freedom of Expression
June 13, 2019 - 2:30pm
13th International Journalism Festival
April 3, 2019 - 7:00am
Webinar: Reporting in a Dangerous World: How Global Media Philanthropy Can Address Journalists' Security
January 22, 2019 - 5:00pm
Reasserting Europe's values - EESC Civil Society Media Seminar - 2018
November 22, 2018 - 8:00am
Innovation in Communication and Challenges for European Public Service Media
September 13, 2018 - 8:00am
11th Central and Eastern European Communication and Media Conference
May 30, 2018 - 7:00am
The Role of National Parliaments in Improving Independence and Pluralism of the Media
December 6, 2017 - 8:15am
Agenda for Change: Developing Media in the Digital Age
November 16, 2017 - 8:30am
Journalism and Politics in the Age of Misinformation - World Press Freedom Day at CEU
May 3, 2017 - 12:30pm
Comparative Cases from Around the World on the Role of the Media in Strengthening Peace and Social Stability: Regulation and Model?
March 21, 2017 - 9:00am
Annual Colloquium on Fundamental Rights - Media Pluralism in a democratic society
November 17, 2016 - 8:00am
“Will Democracy Survive the Global Disorder?” Belgrade Security Forum
October 12, 2016 - 7:00am

Projects with involvement of Marius Dragomir