Department of Language Theory and Communication Sciences
Adolfo Carratalá is Assistant Professor of Journalism at the University of Valencia (UV), where he teaches Journalism theory and history and Society and culture journalism.
Member of the INFOCORE research project, funded by the Seventh Framework Programme of the European Commission. Former Associate Professor in the BA programme in Communication of the International University of La Rioja (UNIR) and postdoctoral fellow at the Rey Juan Carlos University (URJC).
His doctoral thesis, which analyses the media coverage of the controversy surrounding the implementation of the Education for Citizenship course, won the 2013Lorenzo Gomis Prize, awarded by the Spanish Journalism Society.
He has published more than twelve articles in journals such as Estudios sobre el Mensaje Periodístico and Zer: Revista de Estudios de Comunicación.
He has participated in various national and international conferences in Spain, the United Kingdom, Poland and Portugal. As a PhD student he completed research stays at the University of Glasgow (UK) and Boston College (USA).
His main lines of research are communication and conflict, media and social movements, journalistic discourse and frame analysis.