Ori Tenenboim

Doctoral Student

Ori Tenenboim is a doctoral candidate in the School of Journalism at the University of Texas at Austin. His research interests center on digital journalism, political communication, and media economics. Tenenboim examines how journalists and news organizations hybridize older and newer behaviors, norms and forms in different political and cultural contexts. He also investigates factors that contribute to different types of user engagement (e.g., commenting and sharing) with news-related content and political messages in the digital media environment. His work has been published in New Media & SocietyJournalism: Theory, Practice & CriticismInternational Journal of CommunicationJournalism StudiesSocial Media + SocietyDigital Journalism, and Journalism Practice. Tenenboim previously worked in the Israeli news industry, serving as the head of the news desk and a news editor at Walla, a popular website.