Marianna Poberezhskaya ← Back


  • Lecturer, Nottingham Trent University

Marianna Poberezhskaya is a Lecturer in International Relations at Nottingham Trent University (NTU),  with teaching responsibilities on the International Relations and Politics Bachelor degree programmes.

Prior to joining NTU, Marianna completed a Postdoctoral Lecturing Fellowship at the University of East Anglia (School of Political, Social and International Studies). Before embarking on doctoral studies Marianna worked as a journalist and studied politics and media in Russia, the United States and the UK.

Marianna’s research interests include environmental communication, Russian climate politics and the political economy of mass media. She is particularly interested in the way the Russian government is able to shape the climate change discourse in the country.

Her recent publications include ‘Blogging about Climate Change in Russia: Activism, Scepticism and Conspiracies’(2017) in Environmental Communication, and Communicating Climate Change in Russia: state and propaganda (Routledge, 2016).

She received her PhD in Politics and International Relations from the University of Nottingham in 2013. She has two Bachelor (Hons) degrees,  in Communication Studies from Altay State University (Russia) and Appalachian State University (USA), as well as an MA in International Relations from Nottingham Trent University.