Dorien Baelden

Dr. Dorien Baelden
Researcher
Dorien graduated in 2003 at the department of Communication Studies of the VUB and joined SMIT in 2005 where she has been involved in several (bilateral) research projects. From 2006 to 2008 she combined her research activities at SMIT with research activities for Close the Gap, an international non-profit organization that helps to bridge the digital divide. In March 2013 she successfully defended her doctoral dissertation on the use of new technologies for HIV prevention. Dorien’s research interests are situated in the field of social media and privacy, digital literacy, ICT4D, and health communication.


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Visit Project Publication
Radicaal Digitaal in Vlaanderen: Naar een e-inclusieve toekomst voor alle burgers? SMIT Policy Brief, n°3 (2016)

Quick-scan analysis of multiple case studies. SMIT policy method brief, n°1. (2016)

Promoting and measuring digital skills and competences (2015)

Reconsidering media literacy in practice. A comparative analysis of 25 competence models (2015)

Draagvlakversterking voor ontwikkelingssamenwerking: web 2.0 en sociale media als heilige graal? (2015)

Participative ICT4D and living lab research: The case study of a mobile social media application in a rural Tanzanian university setting (2015)

Jongeren, sociale media & privacy: drie tips voor een geslaagde sensibiliseringscampagne. (2014)

Sociale media op het werk. Info voor ABVV-delegees. Publicatie voor EMSOC en het ABVV (2014)

Sociale media op het werk in 15 vragen. Publicatie voor EMSOC en het ABVV (2014)

Zone-IT: A location-based & community oriented mobile application for Mzumbe University, Tanzania. Results from the needs analysis and co-design study. (2014)

Zone-IT: A location-based & community oriented mobile application for the University of the Western Cape, South Africa. Results from the needs analysis and co-design study. (2014)

Sociale media en privacy: vertaling van de EMSOC onderzoeksresultaten naar de praktijk. Een overzicht van tools voor monitoring, beleid, sensibiliserings en educatie. (2014)

Participative ICT4D: living lab research in a rural Tanzanian university setting (2014)

EHBO kit voor privacy en sociale media. (2014)

De Sociale Staat van Vlaanderen 2013: Van digitale naar maatschappelijke participatie (2013)

Social media strategies for strengthening the public support for development aid: instant karma? (2013)

New and social media for strengthening the public support among young people for development cooperation: instant karma? (2013)

Van digitale naar maatschappelijke participatie: Opportuniteiten en uitdagingen (2013)

Jongeren en sociale media: input voor sensibiliseringsacties rond privacy geletterdheid (2013)

Facebook ziet alles: Sociale netwerken ontrafeld (2013)

Inleiding (2013)

Roadmap voor sociale mediawijsheid (2013)

Quickscan analyse en diepteonderzoek naar de mogelijkheden van nieuwe media voor het draagvlak voor ontwikkelingssamenwerking bij jongeren (2013)

Towards collaborative communication approaches for HIV prevention? Assessing the opportunities of new technologies for addressing AIDS-fatigue, stimulating dialogical learning, and identifying sexual scripts: A case study at (...) (2013)

Policy paper: New and social media and public support for development cooperation (2013)

Onderzoek naar de mogelijkheden van nieuwe media voor het versterken van het draagvlak voor ontwikkelingssamenwerking bij jongeren: Input voor conceptnota (2013)

Facebook ziet alles: Sociale netwerken ontrafeld (2013)

Using new technologies for stimulating interpersonal communication on HIV and AIDS (2012)

Interpersonal Communication and Computer Mediated Collaborative Learning: Towards a Theoretical Research Framework for Primary HIV and AIDS Prevention (2011)

Fifteen years of universal access policies
 in South Africa. A genealogy of the telecentre concept and its related
 policies (2011)

Paradigm Shifts in Primary HIV & AIDS Prevention: Why and How Interpersonal Communication Matters (2011)

Challenges and Opportunities of Participation in Primary HIV & AIDS Prevention: Findings from an Interactive Web-based Intervention (2010)

ICT adoptie en gebruik door KMO's: een sectorspecifieke benadering. Presentation at workshop 'Aannemers en Informatica' by WTCB, Confederatie Bouw and Syntra on informatica in de bouwsector. (2009)

ICT as the new red ribbon? Exploring the opportunities of new technologies for innovative communication strategies in the field of primary HIV and AIDS prevention at the University of the Western Cape. (2009)

ICT4D in de informatiesamenleving - Oude wijn in nieuwe zakken. (2009)

Results of the Belspo research into digital strategies for HIV and AIDS campaigning in a South African university context. (2008)

ICT as the new red ribbon: hot or not? Results of the Belspo research into digital strategies for HIV and AIDS campaigning in a South African university context (2008)

Fighting AIDS fatigue by using digital strategies in primary prevention campaigns: insights from a case study among South African university students. Poster presented at the IAMCR Conference (2008)

ICT as the new red ribbon: hot or not? Results of the BELSPO research into digital strategies for HIV and AIDS campaigning in a South African University context. Research conducted at the expense of the Belgian State, supported by the Belgian Science Poli (2008)

Fighting the AIDS fatigue with a digital campaign. Paper presented at the workshop 'Breaking the Silence. Teaching and the AIDS pandemic' (2007)

Analysing sector specificity regarding ICT and broadband usage by SMME businesses. (2007)

Understanding sector specificity regarding ICT and broadband usage by SMEs in Belgium. Paper presented at the BroadBand Europe Conference (2006)

ICTs and SMEs – Opportunity or not? (2006)

SMMEs and ICT Survey in Belgium: Methodology and first results. Paper presented at 'LINK-conference (BILA) (2006)

Stimuleringsbeleid voor ICT-gebruik bij KMO's: onderzoeksverslag en input voor sensibiliseringscampagne (2006)

Urbizone. International best practice of wireless city networks. Research report prepared for 'Centrum voor Informatica voor het Brussels Gewest'. (2006)