Morten Boeriis is a PhD in multimodality and moving images and an Associate Professor at the University of Southern Denmark. His work and research revolves mainly around the areas of visual communication, multimodality and business communication. Furthermore, he – with great enthusiasm – teaches a variety of courses on visual communication, analysis at Business Communication studies and Film and Media studies at SDU.
In 2015 Morten edited the Routledge’s release Social Semiotics – key figures, new directions in collaboration with Andersen, Maagerø and Tønnessen. In 2012 he edited Thomas H. Andersen’s publication Nordisk Socialsemiotik – pædagogiske, multimodale og sprogvidenskabelige landvindinger (Syddansk Universitetsforlag), and he is a key player in the release of Advancing Multimodal and Critical Discourse Studies on Taylor & Francis (forthc. 2017) in collaboration with Zhao, Björgvall, and Djonov.
Morten has contributed with numerous articles and presentations of papers around the world on topics concerning audiovisual social semiotics and multimodality. He has a background of working in TV-production and as a freelance photographer.
Find more information on Morten’s work and a selection of his photos here.