Dr. Jakob Svensson is holding a Professorship in Media and Communication Studies and started to work at K3 March 2017 and moved over to DM1 january 2023. He has his PhD from Lund University (2008) and has since then worked at Malmö University, Karlstad University (Associate Professor 2014) and Uppsala University. Jakobs research revolves around socio-cultural processes behind online experiences, political participation online, which media logics prevail, and mobile phones and empowerment in the global south.