communication, political comunicatioin, democratic transitions, media and history
Martín Jiménez, Virginia (2013-12-06)
Having obtained a PhD (with distinction) at the University of Valladolid, Virginia Martín Jiménez is a journalist, historian and sociologist. She is a lecturer in journalism at the Faculty of Arts at the University of Valladolid.
Her academic interests include various aspects of the correlations between media, politics and culture: the role of media during democratic transitions, mediated collective memory and political communication on television.
She has enjoyed fellowships such as the Teacher Training University Scholarship of the Spanish Ministry of Education and has researched in prestigious international centres such as Prague’s Charles University in the Czech Republic and the Centre for Population Studies, Economics and Society (CEPESE) in Portugal. Also, she has published several researches, papers, books and chapters.