Institution:Universitat de València
Position:Profesor Contratado-Doctor de Comunicación Audiovisual
Research:1- Comunicación digital. Análisis de la relación en y con las tecnologías digitales de la comunicación. Análisis de la comunicación interpersonal y multitudinaria. | 2- Producción audiovisual. Los cambios en la naturaleza de los contenidos audiovisuales y televisivos y su relación con los entornos digitales de comunicación. Transmedia.

Profile

Germán Llorca Abad holds a BA in Audiovisual Communication (1998) and an MA in Audiovisual Production Management (2000). In 2007 he earned a PhD in Audiovisual Communication from the University of Valencia. He is Associate Professor in Communication at the University of Valencia, where he has been teaching since 2002. He has worked at various communication companies and media outlets, including Canal 9. He launched the news site aramultimedia.com and served as director for five years. He is the author of the book of essays Dictaduras de Velocidad y Lucidez: una Modernidad sin excesos (Dictatorships of Speed and Light: a Modernity without Excess, unofficial translation), as well as numerous articles published in national and international communication journals. He has been visiting professor at the University of Saarlandes in Germany, the Austral University, the University of La Frontera and the University of Playa Ancha in Chile, and the Paulista University, the State University of Campinas and the Pontifical Catholic University in São Paulo, Brazil. He is also a member of the University of Valencia’s MediaFlows Research Group.