Václav Štětka

is a lecturer and member of the Centre for Research in Communication and Culture, Loughborough University. His research interests encompass political communication and the role of new media, media systems in Central and Eastern Europe, media ownership and journalistic autonomy. He was a member of the Executive Board of ECREA (European Communication Research and Education Association) between 2015-2016 and has been Vice-Chair of the Political Communication Section of ECREA since 2016.