The Canadian Media Research Consortium promotes economic, social, and cultural research in Canadian media and communications.

Its partner members are the York and Ryerson Joint Graduate Program in Communication and Culture, the UBC Graduate School of Journalism and the Centre d’etudes sur les medias.

The Consortium has a mandate to:

1. Undertake research that focuses on important economic, social, and cultural issues related to technological change in the media.

2. Promote collaborative research by funding research projects, scholarships, and related activities.

3. Disseminate research findings to the public by way of conferences, seminars, and publications.