Susana Salgado<br><span>(PI, coord.)</span>

Susana Salgado
(PI, coord.)

Susana Salgado (Ph.D. 2007, University of Lisbon) is FCT research fellow and faculty member of the PhD programme at the Instituto de Ciências Sociais – Universidade de Lisboa, where she teaches political communication. Her main research interests are political communication, comparative media studies, Internet and politics, media, democratization, and elections. Over the last few years her comparative research includes several projects on Europe, but also on Portugal and Brazil and an extensive analysis of the role of the media in African democratization processes in comparative perspective. Currently, she is also PI of research project ‘Politics, Policy, Populism and Online and Social Media’ (IF/01451/2014/CP1239/CT0004).