Mark Deuze (1969) is Professor of Journalism and Media at the Department of Media Studies of the University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Until 2013 Mark was Associate Professor at Indiana University's Department of Telecommunications in Bloomington, United States. From 2007 to 2011 Mark has held a joint appointment as Professor of Journalism and New Media at Leiden University, The Netherlands (his home country). As a journalist he has written for newspapers and websites in South Africa, The Netherlands, and the United States. As a bass guitarist, he has played and performed with Dawn Awakening and Skinflower.
In 2003, Deuze was a Fulbright scholar at the University of Southern California's Annenberg School for Communication. In 2007, Mark held a Visiting Research Fellowship at the Centre for International Communications Research of the University of Leeds. His research interests include the role of new media in everyday life, and the management of careers and firms in the creative industries. Publications of his work include seven books (three in Dutch) as well as over fifty articles in scholarly journals such as the The Information Society, New Media & Society, Journalism Studies, and Media Culture & Society. Most recent books: "Media Work" (Polity Press, 2007); "Managing Media Work" (Sage, 2011); "Media Life" (Polity Press, 2012); "Beyond Journalism" (Polity Press, TBA).