George Dawei Guo

George Dawei Guo


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Personal profile

Personal profile

My core research and teaching interest is in international communication. I am particularly interested in exploring the dynamics of international media institutions and the cultural and economic implications of transnational media flows. I am the Course Director of MA International Media Management ( hosted by the Media Arts Department. Apart from teaching at the postgraduate level, I also lead or contribute lectures to undergraduate courses including Film, Television and Digital Histories, the Creative Industries and Media Research Project. I am happy to supervise PhD projects.

I am currently acting as the School Director of Postgraduate-Taught Programmes Education at the School of Performing and Digital Arts.

I have been taking part in various professional and consultancy activities in addition to my commitment to Royal Holloway. Here are some examples:  

  • Reviewing submissions for Global Media and China, Asian Journal of Communication, International Journal of Digital Television, Celebrity Studies
  • Offering professional Mandarin-English interpreting services for Beijing TV and CCTV at the the Children’s Media Conference (CMC) at Sheffield (2012), BBC Academy (2017), Locksmith Animation (2017)  
  • Serving as special UK reporter/producer for: London 2012 Olympics Games TV Coverage, Fujian Satellite TV (China); The Age of Internet, documentary series, China Central Television (2014)
  • Providing consultancy in UK-China TV co-productions for SMI Corporation (Beijing, China) which specialises in drama productions (2017) and Khorgas YoHo Culture Ltd (China/US) which specialises in advertising-funded lifestyle contents (2017/2018)

Education/Academic qualification

Journalism and Mass Communication, PhD, University of Westminster


Cultural Studies, MA, Goldsmiths, University of London


Broadcast Media, BA, Communication University of China, Beijing