Pytrik Schafraad has been a lecturer in the Corporate Communication program group since 2010. He holds a PhD in Communication Science from Radboud University Nijmegen (2009). He held teaching positions at Radboud University as well as Erasmus University.

Pytrik is thesis coordinator for the Master program Corporate Communication and is teaching an introduction to Corporate Communication in the international bachelor of communication, Public Relations, Media & the Public in the master program and various courses on content analysis in the Master and Research Master programmes of the Graduate School of Communication.

His research interests are the relationship between Public Relations and the Journalism field, news media coverage of issues and crises. His work has been published in journals like Public Relations Review, Acta Politica, Communications and Tijdschrift voor Communicatiewetenschap.

Find Pytrik’s UvA-page here.