Hanne Van Haelter

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Campus Aula - Korte Meer 7 (2nd floor) B-9000 Gent



Hanne Van Haelter holds a master’s degree in Communication Sciences, specializing in Film- and Television Studies. For her master thesis she conducted a comparative research on the diverse news representations of refugees on respectively the public (VRT) and the commercial (VTM) broadcaster in Flanders.

In October 2019, Hanne started working at the Department of Communication Sciences as a researcher. Together with Prof. dr. Sofie Van Bauwel and Prof. dr. Frederik Dhaenens she is working on a research project titled ‘Sexual Diversity on the Small Screen'. Currently, Hanne is also a member of the Centre for Cinema and Media Studies (CIMS).

Research Tracks


Gender & Sexuality

Research CIMS

Sexual Diversity on the Small Screen