Nic Newman

Senior Research Associate, Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism


Nic Newman is a Senior Research Fellow at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at Oxford University where he is lead author of the annual Digital News Report, the world’s largest on-going study of consumer behaviour around news. He authors an influential annual report on media and technology trends and has published recent research on trust, paying for news, video, podcasts, and the rise of voice technologies.

His latest research on News Podcasts and the impact of Coronavirus will be published in October

Nic was a founding member of the BBC News Website in 1997 and former Head of Product at BBC News. Before that Nic spent 15 years as a senior radio reporter, presenter and editor with the BBC and has a particular interest in the enduring value of audio formats.

6 October 2022

The Future of Editorial

20 October 2020

Newsroom Strategies: <br />Audio & Voice

3 September 2015

The Value of Digital Innovation & Quality Journalism