Marianne Borchgrevink-Brækhus is a PhD candidate in WP1 Understanding Media Experiences at MediaFutures. She holds a Master’s degree from the University of Bergen in Media Studies and is a member of Bergen MediaUse Research Group.

Borchgrevink-Brækhus has a background as a journalist in Bergens Tidende/E24 and Sysla. She has also worked as a research assistant and researcher at the University of Bergen where she received funding for a RAM project focusing on the use of algorithms in Norwegian online newspapers. She is interested in everyday news use and the intersection between media experiences, journalism and the impact of datafication in the media industry.