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Pasti, S; Logunova, O; Davydov, S (2022). Journalistic Role Performance in the Russian Press: A Post-Soviet Model. Demokratizatsiya: The Journal of Post-Soviet Democratization 30: 2.

Mellado, Claudia; Márquez-Ramírez, Mireya; Mothes, Cornelia and Luisa Humanes, María (2021). News Beat Fluidity in Civic, Infotainment, and Service Role Performance Across Cultures. Journalism Practice 15 (9), 1240-1271.

Humanes, María Luisa; Mellado, Claudia; Mothes, Cornelia; Silke, Henry; Raemy, Patric; Panagiotou, Nikos (2021). Assessing the Co-Occurrence of Professional Roles in the News: A Comparative Study in Six Advanced Democracies. International Journal of Communication 15, 3558–3579.

Mellado, C; Humanes, M. L.; Scherman, A & Ovando, A (2021). Do digital platforms really make a difference in content? Mapping journalistic role performance in Chilean print and online news. Journalism 22(2), 358-377.

Mellado, C., Mothes, C., Hallin, D., Humanes, M., Lauber, M., Mick, J., Silke, H., Sparks, C., Amado, A., Davydov, S., Olivera, D (2020). Investigating the Gap between Newspaper Journalists' Role Conceptions and Role Performance in Nine European, Asian, and Latin American Countries The International Journal of Press/Politics 25(4), 552-575

Márquez, M., Mellado, C., Humanes, M. L., Amado, A., Beck, D., Davydov, S., … Wang, H. (2019). Detached or Interventionist? Comparing the Performance of Watchdog Journalism in Transitional, Advanced and Non-democratic Countries. The International Journal of Press/Politics 25(1),53-75

Scherman, Andrés., & Mellado, Claudia. (2019). La performance periodística en la cobertura deportiva: un estudio comparado de televisión, radio, prensa impresa y medios online en Chile. Palabra Clave 22(3), e2238

Mellado, C (2019). Journalists’ Professional Roles and Role Performance. Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Communication. 

DOI: 10.1093/acrefore/9780190228613.013.832

Mellado, C; Humanes, M.L & Márquez-Ramirez, M (2018). The influence of journalistic role performance on objective reporting: A comparative study of Chilean, Mexican, and Spanish news. The International Communication Gazette 80(3) 250–272.

Viveros, D & Mellado, C (2018). La Ley de Comunicación y su impacto en la materialización de los roles profesionales periodísticos en las noticias de la prensa de referencia en Ecuador. Comunicación y Sociedad 32, 1-27.

Mellado, C; Hellmueller, L, Márquez-Ramírez, M; Humanes,M L; Sparks, C; Stepinska, A; Pasti, S; Schielicke, Anna-Maria; Tandoc, E & Wang, H (2017). The Hybridization of Journalistic Cultures: A Comparative Study of Journalistic Role Performance. Journal of Communication 67(6), 944-967.

Hallin, D & Mellado, C (2017). Serving Consumers, Citizens, or Elites: Democratic Roles of Journalism in Chilean Newspapers and Television News. The International Journal of Press/Politics 23 (1), 24 – 43.

Mellado, C. & Humanes, M. L. (2017). Homogeneity and plurality of the media agenda in Chile. A crosslongitudinal study of the national print press between 1990 and 2015. Communication & Society 30(3), 75-92. 

Wang, H., Sparks, C., Lü, N., & Huang, Y. (2017). Differences within the Mainland Chinese press: A quantitative analysis. Asian Journal of Communication, 27(2), 154–171.

Mellado, C & Van Dalen, A (2017). Changing Times, Changing Journalism: A Content Analysis of Journalistic Role Performances in a Transitional Democracy. International Journal of Press/Politics 22(2), 244–263.

Mellado, C & Van Dalen, A (2017). Challenging the Citizen– Consumer Journalistic Dichotomy: A News Content Analysis of Audience Approaches in Chile. Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly 94 (1), 213 - 237.

Wang, H; Sparks, C & Huang, Y (2017). Popular Journalism in China: A study of China Youth Daily. Journalism. DOI: 10.1177/1464884917691987.

Wang, H; Sparks, C; Huang, Y & Lu, Nan (2017). A content analysis of the news reporting models in Chinese Press (Zhongguo chuantong meiti xinwen baodao moshi fenxi). Chinese Journal of Journalism and Communication (Guoji xinwen jie), Vol 39 (6):105-123.

Mellado, C; López Ramadán, P & Elórtegui, C (2017). (Para) ciudadanos o espectadores? Periodismo político chileno y sus modelos profesionales de aproximación a la audiencia. Palabra Clave 20(1), 14-46.

Stepinska, A; Jurga-Wosik, E; Adamczewska, K; Selcr, B. & Narozna, D (2016). Journalistic role performance in Poland. Central European Political Studies, 2, 37–52.

Hellmueller, L; Mellado, C; Bluebell, L & Huemmer, J (2016). The Contextualization of the Watchdog and Civic Journalistic Roles: Reevaluating Journalistic Role Performance in U.S. Newspapers Palabra Clave 19 (4), 1072-1100.

Mellado, C; Márquez, M, Mick, J; Oller, M & Olivera, D (2016). Journalistic performance in Latin America: A comparative study of professional roles in news content. Journalism 18 (9), 1087 - 1106.

Helmueller, L & Mellado, C (2016). Watchdogs in Chile and the United States: Comparing the Networks of Sources and Journalistic Role Performances. International Journal of Communication 10(2016), 3261–3280.

Mellado, C (2015). Professional Roles in news content: Six dimensions of journalistic role performance. Journalism Studies 16 (4), 596-614. 

Hellmueller. L. & Mellado, C. (2015). Professional roles and news construction: a media sociology conceptualization of journalists’ role conception and performance. Communication & Society 28(3), 1- 11. 

Hellmueller, L., & Mellado, C. (2015). Journalistic role performance and the network media agenda – A global perspective. In L. Guo, & M. McCombs (Eds.) Network Agenda Setting, Routledge Press.

Mellado, C & Lagos, C (2014). Professional Roles in News Content: Analyzing Journalistic Performance in the Chilean National Press. International Journal of Communication 8, 2090–2112.

Mellado,C & Van Dalen, A (2014). Between rhetoric and practice. Explaining the gap between role conception and performance in journalism. Journalism Studies 15 (6), 859-878.


Mellado, Claudia (Ed). (2021). Beyond Journalistic Norms. Role Performance and News in Comparative Perspective. London: New York.

Mellado, C; Hellmueller, L & Donsbach, W. (Eds). (2017). Journalistic Role Performance: Concepts, models and measures. NY: Routledge.

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