Academic Committee

Academic Committee

The Academic Committee, chaired by María José Canel, includes professors from several Spanish Universities, who are specialized in media and communication research.


María José Canel - Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Chair Academic Committee

Professor of Political and Public Sector Communication


Alejandro Barranquero Carretero - Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

Lecturer in Media Studies. President of the Research Network in Community, Alternative and Participatory Communication. His work explores the intersections between communication and social change from different angles: community media, social movements and technopolitics, communication and NGOs, etc. 



Arturo Gómez Quijano - Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Esther Martínez Pastor - Universidad Rey Juan Carlos


Francisco Segado-Boj - Universidad Internacional de La Rioja

Francisco holds a PhD in Journalism (Universidad Complutense de Madrid) and works as Associate Professor at Universidad Internacional de la Rioja. His current research interests focus on digital and social media and on scholarly communication. 


Francisco Seoane Pérez - Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

Assistant Professor at the Department of Journalism and Audiovisual Communication, Carlos III University of Madrid.

Ignacio Bel Mallén - Universidad Complutense de Madrid

 Isabel Serrano Maillo - Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Jesús Flores - Universidad Complutense de Madrid


José Antonio Ruiz San Román - Universidad Complutense de Madrid

José Luis Piñuel - Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Professor of Communication Theory and Journalism.


Julio Montero Díaz - Universidad Internacional de La Rioja



Karen Arriaza Ibarra - Universidad Complutense de Madrid


Leopoldo Abad Alcalá - Universidad CEU San Pablo

Loreto Corredoira  - Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Professor of Communication Law. Journalist.Constitutional Law Department.

Head - Audiovisual Heritage Master Programme …   

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Luis Fernando Ramos Simón- Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Professor in the Department of Library and Documentation Studies, in the School of Documentation, Complutense University of Madrid. He is PhD in Communication, degree in Journalism and Law. His teaching and research focuses on the reuse of public sector information, licensing information and digitisation of cultural heritage issues.


Manuel Sánchez de Diego Fernández de la Riva - Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Professor of Communication Law and Constitutional Law

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María Antonia Paz Rebollo - Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Professor of Mass Communication History. Her main research topic is History of Audiovisual Media.

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María Dolores Cáceres Zapatero - Universidad Complutense de Madrid

María Dolores Cáceres Zapatero, University Professor at the Complutense University of Madrid. Vice-President of the Madrid Association of Sociology; at present I am a member of the Scientific Committee of an indexed scientific review, and an editorial committee member of two others.


Marilé Pretel- Universidad CEU San Pablo


Marta Perlado Lamo de Espinosa - Universidad Antonio de Nebrija

Dean of Communication and Arts School, Nebrija University. PhD in Communication from the Complutense University of Madrid. She has been Vice-Dean and Director of the Department of Advertising and Marketing.

Since 1995 she teaches in Degrees and Master's degrees in advertising and public relations in Nebrija University. Research of the INNECOM group of Nebrija University, is author of several publications on competences and professional profiles in digital communication, and other publications on audience research and media planning.


Miguel Baños González - Universidad Carlos III de Madrid


Miguel Vicente - Universidad de Valladolid

Associate Professor and Head of the Department of Sociology and Social Work at the Universidad de Valladolid. Since 2013 he is a member of the chairing team of the IAMCR Audiences Section.


Norberto Mínguez - Universidad Complutense de Madrid


Pilar Beltrán Orenes - Universidad Rey Juan Carlos


Ubaldo Cuesta Cambra - Universidad Complutense de Madrid