Marta Portalés Oliva as Guest Researcher at the Institute
Since mid September 2017, Marta Portalés Oliva works as guest researcher at the institute for three months. Marta Portalés Oliva is a PhD candidate at the “Gabinete de Comunicación y Educación” Research Group of the Journalism Department at the Communication Sciencies Faculty of the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB). Her work at the institute will be in connection with the work group projects “Growing Up in Digital Media Environments”.
She studied the Bachelor of Audiovisual Communication in the University of Valencia between 2009 and 2013, she studied a year through the International Program in York University Toronto (Canada) and a year of Erasmus in the Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz (Germany).
After graduating from the Official Master of Research on Communication and Journalism in the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB) in 2014, she received a scholarship for Research Staff Training in order to perform the Doctorate on Journalism and Communication in that same university. Her research interests focus on media literacy and the study of the audiovisual medium in formal and informal contexts.
Her website at UAB