Matthew Tegelberg

Department of Social Science

Assistant Professor
Program Coordinator, Interdisciplinary Social Science Degree Program

Office: Ross Building, S717
Phone: 4167362100 Ext: 30125
Emailmtegel@yorku.ca
Primary websiteindependent.academia.edu/MatthewTegelberg
Secondary websitemediaclimate.net/

Matthew Tegelberg is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Social Science at York University. He has a Ph.D. in Cultural Studies from Trent University and a Master's Degree from the Joint Graduate Program in Communication and Culture at York University and Ryerson University. He is a research associate with MediaClimate, an international network of media scholars that study environmental communication, placing particular emphasis on global media coverage of climate change. Tegelberg's research and teaching interests include global tourism, environmental communication, and media representations of indigenous peoples. His research has been published in Nordicom Review, Tourist Studies, International Communication Gazette, International Journal of Cultural Studies, Canadian Journal of Communication and in several edited volumes.

Area of Specialization

Interdisciplinary Social Science

Degrees

PhD, Cultural Studies, Trent University
MA, Communication and Culture, York University and Ryerson University
BA, Communication Studies and History, York University


Research Interests

Media , Science and Technology , Climate Change, Tourism, Indigenous Peoples

Selected Publications

2017 - Media and Transnational Climate Justice: Indigenous Activism and Climate Politics. New York: Peter Lang MacMillan. Accepted on March 9, Forthcoming in Fall 2017 (coauthored with Anna Roosvall) http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2017/07/12/york-u-researcher-part-of-international-collaboration-on-climate-change-communication/

2016 - Media and Global Climate Knowledge: Climate Journalism and the IPCC. London: Palgrave MacMillan.(coedited with Elisabeth Eide, Risto Kunelius and Dmitry Yagodin)

2016 -  “Donors Do Not Trust: Actor-networks and Intermedia Agenda-setting in Online Climate News.” Nordicom Review.(coauthored with Dmitry Yagodin)

2016 -  “Conclusion: From Assessments to Solutions.” In Elisabeth Eide, Risto Kunelius, Matthew Tegelberg and Dmitry Yagodin (eds.) Media and Global Climate Knowledge: Climate Journalism and the IPCC. London: Palgrave. (coauthored with Elizabeth Eide and Risto Kunelius)

2016 -  “Following the Tweets: What happened to the IPCC AR5 Synthesis Report on Twitter?” In Elisabeth Eide, Risto Kunelius, Matthew Tegelberg and Dmitry Yagodin (eds.) Media and Global Climate Knowledge: Climate Journalism and the IPCC. London: Palgrave. (coauthored with Dmitry Yagodin, Débora Medeiros and Adrienne Russell)

2016 - “Natural Ecology Meets Media Ecology: Indigenous Activists’ Views on Nature and Media.” In Heike Graf (ed.) The Environment in the Age of the Internet: Activists, Communication, and the Digital Landscape. Cambridge: Open Book Publishers. (coauthored with Anna Roosvall)

Current Research Projects


Project Type: Funded
Funders: 
Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies Grant for International Collaborations, York University


Project Type: Funded
Funders: 
Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies Minor Research Grant, York University

Selected Publications

2017 - Media and Transnational Climate Justice: Indigenous Activism and Climate Politics. New York: Peter Lang MacMillan. Accepted on March 9, Forthcoming in Fall 2017 (coauthored with Anna Roosvall) http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2017/07/12/york-u-researcher-part-of-international-collaboration-on-climate-change-communication/

2016 - Media and Global Climate Knowledge: Climate Journalism and the IPCC. London: Palgrave MacMillan.(coedited with Elisabeth Eide, Risto Kunelius and Dmitry Yagodin)

2016 -  “Donors Do Not Trust: Actor-networks and Intermedia Agenda-setting in Online Climate News.” Nordicom Review.(coauthored with Dmitry Yagodin)

2016 -  “Conclusion: From Assessments to Solutions.” In Elisabeth Eide, Risto Kunelius, Matthew Tegelberg and Dmitry Yagodin (eds.) Media and Global Climate Knowledge: Climate Journalism and the IPCC. London: Palgrave. (coauthored with Elizabeth Eide and Risto Kunelius)

2016 -  “Following the Tweets: What happened to the IPCC AR5 Synthesis Report on Twitter?” In Elisabeth Eide, Risto Kunelius, Matthew Tegelberg and Dmitry Yagodin (eds.) Media and Global Climate Knowledge: Climate Journalism and the IPCC. London: Palgrave. (coauthored with Dmitry Yagodin, Débora Medeiros and Adrienne Russell)

2016 - “Natural Ecology Meets Media Ecology: Indigenous Activists’ Views on Nature and Media.” In Heike Graf (ed.) The Environment in the Age of the Internet: Activists, Communication, and the Digital Landscape. Cambridge: Open Book Publishers. (coauthored with Anna Roosvall)

All Publications

Books

2017 - Media and Transnational Climate Justice: Indigenous Activism and Climate Politics. New York: Peter Lang MacMillan. Accepted on March 9, Forthcoming in Fall 2017 (coauthored with Anna Roosvall) http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2017/07/12/york-u-researcher-part-of-international-collaboration-on-climate-change-communication/

2016 - Media and Global Climate Knowledge: Climate Journalism and the IPCC. London: Palgrave MacMillan.(coedited with Elisabeth Eide, Risto Kunelius and Dmitry Yagodin)

Book Chapters

2016 -  “Conclusion: From Assessments to Solutions.” In Elisabeth Eide, Risto Kunelius, Matthew Tegelberg and Dmitry Yagodin (eds.) Media and Global Climate Knowledge: Climate Journalism and the IPCC. London: Palgrave. (coauthored with Elizabeth Eide and Risto Kunelius)

2016 -  “Following the Tweets: What happened to the IPCC AR5 Synthesis Report on Twitter?” In Elisabeth Eide, Risto Kunelius, Matthew Tegelberg and Dmitry Yagodin (eds.) Media and Global Climate Knowledge: Climate Journalism and the IPCC. London: Palgrave. (coauthored with Dmitry Yagodin, Débora Medeiros and Adrienne Russell)

2016 - “Natural Ecology Meets Media Ecology: Indigenous Activists’ Views on Nature and Media.” In Heike Graf (ed.) The Environment in the Age of the Internet: Activists, Communication, and the Digital Landscape. Cambridge: Open Book Publishers. (coauthored with Anna Roosvall)

Journal Articles

2016 -  “Donors Do Not Trust: Actor-networks and Intermedia Agenda-setting in Online Climate News.” Nordicom Review.(coauthored with Dmitry Yagodin)

Approach To Teaching

Past courses taught:

  • SOSC 1000 9.0 - Introduction to Social Science
  • SOSC 2560 6.0 - Ideology and Everyday Life
  • SOSC 3006 6.0 - Technology and Social Movements
  • SOSC 4001 6.0 - Critical Issues in Tourism Studies



  • Matthew Tegelberg is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Social Science at York University. He has a Ph.D. in Cultural Studies from Trent University and a Master's Degree from the Joint Graduate Program in Communication and Culture at York University and Ryerson University. He is a research associate with MediaClimate, an international network of media scholars that study environmental communication, placing particular emphasis on global media coverage of climate change. Tegelberg's research and teaching interests include global tourism, environmental communication, and media representations of indigenous peoples. His research has been published in Nordicom Review, Tourist Studies, International Communication Gazette, International Journal of Cultural Studies, Canadian Journal of Communication and in several edited volumes.

    Area of Specialization

    Interdisciplinary Social Science

    Degrees

    PhD, Cultural Studies, Trent University
    MA, Communication and Culture, York University and Ryerson University
    BA, Communication Studies and History, York University

    Research Interests:

    Media , Science and Technology , Climate Change, Tourism, Indigenous Peoples

    Current Research Projects


    Project Type: Funded
    Funders: 
    Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies Grant for International Collaborations, York University


    Project Type: Funded
    Funders: 
    Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies Minor Research Grant, York University

    All Publications

    Books

    2017 - Media and Transnational Climate Justice: Indigenous Activism and Climate Politics. New York: Peter Lang MacMillan. Accepted on March 9, Forthcoming in Fall 2017 (coauthored with Anna Roosvall) http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2017/07/12/york-u-researcher-part-of-international-collaboration-on-climate-change-communication/

    2016 - Media and Global Climate Knowledge: Climate Journalism and the IPCC. London: Palgrave MacMillan.(coedited with Elisabeth Eide, Risto Kunelius and Dmitry Yagodin)

    Book Chapters

    2016 -  “Conclusion: From Assessments to Solutions.” In Elisabeth Eide, Risto Kunelius, Matthew Tegelberg and Dmitry Yagodin (eds.) Media and Global Climate Knowledge: Climate Journalism and the IPCC. London: Palgrave. (coauthored with Elizabeth Eide and Risto Kunelius)

    2016 -  “Following the Tweets: What happened to the IPCC AR5 Synthesis Report on Twitter?” In Elisabeth Eide, Risto Kunelius, Matthew Tegelberg and Dmitry Yagodin (eds.) Media and Global Climate Knowledge: Climate Journalism and the IPCC. London: Palgrave. (coauthored with Dmitry Yagodin, Débora Medeiros and Adrienne Russell)

    2016 - “Natural Ecology Meets Media Ecology: Indigenous Activists’ Views on Nature and Media.” In Heike Graf (ed.) The Environment in the Age of the Internet: Activists, Communication, and the Digital Landscape. Cambridge: Open Book Publishers. (coauthored with Anna Roosvall)

    Journal Articles

    2016 -  “Donors Do Not Trust: Actor-networks and Intermedia Agenda-setting in Online Climate News.” Nordicom Review.(coauthored with Dmitry Yagodin)


    Teaching:

    Approach To Teaching
    Past courses taught:

  • SOSC 1000 9.0 - Introduction to Social Science
  • SOSC 2560 6.0 - Ideology and Everyday Life
  • SOSC 3006 6.0 - Technology and Social Movements
  • SOSC 4001 6.0 - Critical Issues in Tourism Studies