Carmina Crusafon

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Carmina Crusafon

Carmina Crusafon is Associate Professor at the Department of Journalism and Communication Studies at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) (Spain). She is deputy director of the Ibero-American Observatory of Communication (http://centresderecerca.uab.cat/oic/en/content/observatory). She is a researcher in Media Systems and Policies, with a particular focus on the European Union and Latin America. She teaches Media Policy in Journalism Bachelor and Master Studies at the UAB.  She has been a visiting scholar at the University of Leeds (UK), the University of California – Los Angeles (UCLA)(US), and the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Belgium). She holds a Ph.D. in Communication Studies (UAB), DEA in European Studies (Paris 8), Master in International Relations (University of Barcelona) and Bachelor in Journalism (UAB). She has been a guest lecturer in several Spanish and international universities (Europe, Latin America & Singapore). She also has professional experience in the audiovisual sector, and she has been a consultant in corporate and strategic communication.