Núria Simelio Solà, PhD

Autonomous University of Barcelona

Associate Professor. Department of Journalism and Communication Studies of the Autonomous University of Barcelona. Doctor in Journalism and Communication Sciences from the UAB (2006, Extraordinary Doctorate Award). She has participated in several research projects related to the analysis of diversity in the media, communication and gender, public communication and new forms of democratic participation based on the Internet. The results of these research studies have been published in various scientific journals, including Journalism Practice, Information, Communication and Society, El Profesional de la Información, Identities, and Critical Studies in Media Communication, among others. Núria Simelio was also Chair of the ECREA Women’s Network from 2008 to 2012 and coordinator in Spain of the WACC international project “Global MediaMonitoring 2015”. She was also a visiting researcher at the City University of London in 2012. Her h-index is 15.