Researcher Profile

Elina Lindgren

WP IV
Postdoctoral researcher
The Department of Journalism, Media and Communication
University of Gothenburg
Elina Lindgren is a philosophy doctor in political science, and a postdoctoral researcher at the department of Journalism, Media, and Communication at University of Gothenburg. Her main research interests are in political communication, misinformation and knowledge resistance, policy beliefs, public opinion, and survey methodology.
More information about Elina's research is available at: https://www.gu.se/en/about/find-staff/elinalindgren

Selected Publications

Damstra, A., Boomgaarden, H. G., Broda, E., Lindgren, E., Strömbäck, J., Tsfati, Y., & Vliegenthart, R. (2021). What Does Fake Look Like? A Review of the Literature on Intentional Deception in the News and on Social Media. Journalism Studies, 1–17. https://doi.org/10.1080/1461670X.2021.1979423
Damstra, A., Vliegenthart, R., Boomgaarden, H., Glüer, K., Lindgren, E., Strömbäck, J., & Tsfati, Y. (2021). Knowledge and the News: An Investigation of the Relation Between News Use, News Avoidance, and the Presence of (Mis)beliefs. The International Journal of Press/Politics, 19401612211031456. https://doi.org/10.1177/19401612211031457
Strömbäck, J., Tsfati, Y., Boomgaarden, H., Damstra, A., Lindgren, E., Vliegenthart, R., & Lindholm, T. (2020). News media trust and its impact on media use: Toward a framework for future research. Annals of the International Communication Association, 44(2), 139–156. https://doi.org/10.1080/23808985.2020.1755338