Frédérick Bastien is Associate Professor of Political Science at Université de Montréal. He is a member of the Groupe de recherche en communication politique (GRCP) and the Centre for the Study of Democratic Citizenship (CSDC). His research focuses on mediatization of politics, digital technologies, journalism, and methods, especially survey research. He is the author of Breaking News? Politics, Journalism and Infotainment on Quebec Television (UBC Press, 2018) and he has co-edited Les Québécois aux urnes : les partis, les médias et les citoyens en campagne (Presses de l’Université de Montréal, 2013). He has also published in Journalism, Canadian Journal of Political Science, Hermès, Questions de communication and Politique et sociétés.