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Jasmiina Olifirenko

Jasmiina Olifirenko
Name
Jasmiina Olifirenko
Address
Edinburgh UK
Email
Research Interests
Social Media, Digital Sociology, Digital Cultures, Selfie Culture, Self, Netnography, Digital Research Methods, Digital Ethnography, Social Networks, Online Communities, Instagram
URL
http://www.sociology.ed.ac.uk/people/research_students2/jasmiina_olifirenko

Qualifications

  • MSc with Distinction in International Marketing, Edinburgh Napier University, United Kingdom, 2016-2017.
  • BSc in Hospitality Management, 2:1, Tampere University of Applied Sciences, Finland. 2007-2011.
  • Business and Marketing Studies in Latin America, Universidad Argentina de la Empresa, Argentina, 2010.
  • Studies for 'BSc in Hospitality Management', Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain,  2008-2009.

Awards

The University Medal for top student in International Marketing, 2017.

Previous Research

Masters Dissertation: Implications of the Social Media Filters to the Increase of Aesthetic Surgery and Non-surgical Procedures.

Publications

Olifirenko, J. 2019. Digital Life on Instagram: New Social Communication of Photography. New Media & Society. https://doi.org/10.1177/1461444819839202.

Olifirenko, J. and Riittinen, E. 2011. Tapahtuman markkinointi ja sen edistäminen tapauksena La Tomatina 2010 Valencian maakunnassa. Theseus. Available at: http://urn.fi/URN:NBN:fi:amk-201103143089.

Other Accomplisments

  • Languages; Finnish, English, Spanish
  • Digital Skills; Nvivo, Adobe Creative Cloud, Microsoft Office, Social Media Channels for Business