Ana Serrano Tellería, Associate Professor

University of Castilla La Mancha, Spain — Associate Professor

Media Studies Department · University of Amsterdam, Netherlands — Postdoctoral Researcher

Digital Journalism Research · Oslo Metropolitan University, Norway — Postdoctoral Researcher

LabCom.IFP · University of Beira Interior, Portugal — Postdoctoral Researcher

DIGIDOC · Pompeu Fabra University, Spain — Postdoctoral Researcher

Innovation on Digital Media · Carlos III University, Spain — Postdoctoral Researcher

MESO: San Andrés University, Argentina & Northwestern University (EEUU) · San Andrés University, Argentina — Postdoctoral Researcher

Research Areas

  • Communications Theory
  • Games and Play
  • Journalism
  • Media and Communication History
  • Media and Information Literacy
  • Media Production and Innovation
  • Media Systems
  • Media Theory
  • Television and Film


Associate Professor (by ANECA, Spanish National Official Agency, July 2017; Assistant Professor, June 2013) at University of Castilla La Mancha, Spain (On / Offline Communication and Journalism; Cross / Multi / Transmedia Studies; Design and Interfaces; Mobile Devices and Privacy; Performative, Visual and Stage Arts). Visiting Scholar (1.4._31.7.2019 / 1.8.2019 - 1.8.2020) in Media Studies Department at University of Amsterdam. OsloMet Digital Journalism Research Fellow (Awarded, 8_11.4.2019) and member of the Research Group (8.4.2019 - ...), Oslo Metropolitan University. Postdoctoral Researcher (2018, ...) IN_DIGITALMEDIA at Carlos III University (Spain). Postdoctoral Researcher (2017, ...) in DIGIDOC (Research Group on Digital Documentation and Interactive Communication) at Pompeu Fabra University (Spain). Associated Postdoctoral Researcher (2016, ...) at MESO, University of San Andrés (Argentina) and Northwestern University (EEUU). Postdoctoral Researcher (2013, ...) at LabCom.IFP Research Laboratory, University of Beira Interior (Portugal). A Network of Researchers. SembraMedia: Periodismo Emprendedor. Freelance (2012, ...): Media Consultant, R+D+i project Manager, Journalist, Performer (Actress-Singer). Principal investigator with Full Professor Javier Díaz Noci of the Spanish R+D+I calling ‘Challenges of Society’, subproject tittle: “News, Networks and Users in the Hybrid Media System (Newsnet). Transformation of News and Media Industry in the Post-Industrial Era”. Reference: RTI2018-095775-B-C43. Three years: April 2019-April 2022. Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities. ’Five-year period’, Commission of Evaluation of Educational Merits of the University Teaching Bodies.’Six-year period’, Commission of Evaluation of Research Merits of the University Teaching Bodies. Postdoctoral Researcher, coordinator of 5 Ph.D candidates in the European FEDER project 'Public and Private in Mobile Communications' at LabCom, Beira Interior University, Portugal (April 2013 - 2015), European Union and MAIS CENTRO - Portuguese Government. Head of the Communication Department at the Modern Art Museum of Santander, Spain (2015, 2016). Lecturer of Cyberculture (2013-15). Full grant (Spanish Confederation of Young Entrepreneurs, Spanish Ministry of Employment and Social Security) 'Development of an entrepreneur project' (2015). Full grant (EEUU Embassy in Spain) for Seminar 'Entrepreneurial Journalism: A Renewed Hope' (2014), University of Castilla La Mancha, Spain. Extraordinary Ph.D Award (Creativity, innovation, impact and relevance; 2012), Ph.D. ('Initial Node Design on Cybermedia: A Comparative Study', 2010) and Bachelor in Journalism (2002) by the University of The Basque Country, Spain. Full grant (2006-08) and research contract (2008-10) to develop Ph.D by the University of the Basque Country. First cycle of English Translation and Interpretation, University of Alicante, Spain (2000). Management of European projects and International Cooperation ones in Documenta, Spain (2012-13). Responsible of the Communication Department in the Territorial Development Agency "Campoo Los Valles", Spain (2011). Master in Innovation Management, University of Cantabria, Spain (Full grant, 2010-11). Visiting researcher at the Faculty of Communication in the Federal University of Salvador de Bahia, Brazil (Full grant of the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation, 2009). Cultural Manager for the University of the Basque Country, Spain (Full grant, 2005), Master in Theatre and Performing Arts (2004-05), University of the Basque Country. Theatre teacher, Spain (2003-04). Online journalist in, Vocento, Spain (2002-03). Research interest: Creative Industries; Corporate and Intercultural Communication; Design and Interfaces; Entrepreneurial Journalism; Media Studies; Digital / Mobile / On-Off Line Communication and Journalism; Performing, Visual & Stage Arts. Reviewer: Anàlisi,, Communication Studies, ComHUmanitas, Comunicación y Sociedad,, Derecom, IAMCR, ICA, IGI Global, iJIM, Media Industries, Revista de Comunicación, Revista Española de Comunicación en Salud, Revista Latina de Comunicación Social, Social Media & Society - SAGE, etc. Full grants received from: the Spanish Confederation of Young Entrepreneurs with the Spanish Ministry of Employment and Social Security, University of Cantabria, SODERCAN – Government of Cantabria, University of the Basque Country, Federal University of Bahia (Brazil), Ministry of Science and Innovation (Government of Spain), European Union, Marcelino Botin Foundation, EEUU Embassy in Spain. Languages: Native Spanish; Advanced English; Middle: Catalan, German, Portuguese; Initial: Basque, French, Russian.