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Rita Espanha
Department of Sociology
Email
rita.espanha@iscte-iul.pt
Office
D3.30
Telephone
217650421
Telephone (Ext:)
221105
Locker
110-A
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Assistant Professor with Habilitation at ISCTE-IUL. Researcher at CIES-IUL, she is currently developing research in the areas of "Communication, Information and Health Technologies", "Health Literacy", "Generations and Communication Technology" and "Political Participation in the Digital Age". She was the coordinator of the ILS-P Project - Health Literacy Survey in Portugal (CIES-IUL - supported by FCG, Innovate in Health, since 2013-2015) as part of the European HLS-EU (Health Literacy Survey) Project. Associated Editor of the Observatory magazine (http://obs.obercom.pt/index.php/obs), member of the Scientific Committee of Edicciones-InCom-UAB and of the Editorial Committee of Revista de Comunicación y Salud (www.revistadecomunicacionysalud.org ). She has been director of the Master in Communication, Culture and Information Technology at ISCTE-IUL and participates in the research network World Internet Project (USC Annenberg). She has authored several books and articles in the areas of Health and Communication, Network Communication and Youth and Media in Portugal.
Educational Qualifications
Licenciate in Sociologia, ISCTE-Instituto Universitario de Lisboa, in 1992
M.Sc. in Planeamento Regional e Urbano, Universidade Técnica de Lisboa, in 2002
PhD in Sociologia, ISCTE-Instituto Universitario de Lisboa, in 2009
Aggregation in Ciências da Comunicação, Universidade de Lisboa - Instituto Superior de Ciencias Sociais e Politicas, in 2019
Research Groups
Knowledge Society, Competences and Communication
Projects
Recent Publications
Comunications
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