Revista Latina


Graciela Padilla-Castillo

Department of Journalism III (General Theory of Information)
School of Information Sciences
Complutense University of Madrid (UCM)
Av. Complutense, s/n. Office 543. 28040 Madrid
Phone: + 34 91 394 21 69

Graciela Padilla-Castillo holds a Ph.D. with Honours in Information Sciences (2010) by the Complutense University of Madrid, and a B.A. with Honours in Journalism and Audiovisual Communication (2006). She has completed her postdoctoral education at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). She teaches “Ethics and Professional Deontology” in the graduate and undergraduate programmes in Journalism, Audiovisual Communication, Advertising and Public Relations.

Her lines of research focus on audiovisual ethics, information theory, TV fiction, social and professional networks, transactional analysis, and gender studies.

She is author and co-author of more than thirty chapters of books and academic articles published in scientific journals such as CIC Cuadernos de Información y Comunicación, Revista de Análisis Transaccional y Psicología Humanista, Icono 14, Relada, Revista de Comunicación de la SEECI, Fonseca Journal of Communication, and Index Comunicación, among others.

She has also participated in more than a dozen of research projects with (national and regional) competitive grants, private grants and teaching innovation projects. The results of these research works have been presented at several international conferences in the cities of Tartu (Estonia), Lisbon (Portugal), London, Liverpool, Manchester and Northampton (United Kingdom), Barcelona, Seville, Malaga, Madrid, Tenerife, Valencia and Valladolid (Spain). She is an active member of the Institute of Feminist Researchers (Complutense University of Madrid) and collaborates in the coordination of the Master’s degree programme in Political and Business Communication (Camilo José Cela University).