Staksrud, Elisabeth

University of Oslo

Elisabeth Staksrud, is a professor at the Department of Media and Communication, University of Oslo, Norway, and chair of the Norwegian National Committee for Research Ethics in the Social Sciences and the Humanities (NESH) and the European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA) Children, Youth and Media Section. Her research interests revolve around children and online risk, regulation and rights, online censorship and governance and research ethics. Staksrud, Green, Dudek and Ólaffson work together on Green's ARC funded project looking into teen perceptions of harm online.


  • Articles
    Introduction The public sphere includes a range of credible discourses asserting that a proportion of teenagers (“teens”) has an unhealthy dependence upon continuous connection with media devices, and especially smartphones. A review of media discourse (Jaunzems et al.) in Australia, and a critical review of public discourse in Australia and Belgium (Zaman et al.),...Read more