Visiting Scholar from Spain to Research Local News Business Models

Carmina Crusafon

Carmina Crusafon

Carmina Crusafon has taken up residence this summer as a visiting scholar to study new business models for local news. 

During her stay, she will work with the Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.

Dr. Crusafon is a senior lecturer at the Department of Journalism and Communication Studies at the Autonomous University of Barcelona (Spain) and holds a PhD in Communication Studies.

As a researcher, she specializes in global and supranational media systems and media policy in the European Union and Latin America.

She is deputy director of the Ibero-American Observatory of Communication, co-editor of the Spanish Journal “Conexiones. Revista Iberoamericana de Comunicación” and former vice chair of the Communication Law and Policy section at the European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA).