José Manuel Pérez Tornero
Jose Manuel Pérez Tornero has a PhD in Communication. He is Professor, Journalist and TV director. Jose Manuel is the Director of the Department on Communication and Education of Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona, and Co-chair of UNITWIN Cooperation Program on MILID (UNESCO-UNAOC). He is Doctor Honoris Causa by the University Aix-Marseille, has been member of the Expert Group on “Media Literacy” of the European Commission and member of the Expert Group for UNESCO's MIL Curriculum for teachers, and is the Scientific Director el EMEDUS (European ML Projects).
His last publications include:
- Promoting Digital Literacy, EC, 2004
- Currents Trends and approaches to Media Literacy in Europe, EC, 2007
- Media Literacy and New Humanism. UNESCO, Institute for Information Technologies in Education, 2010 (with Tapio Varis)
- La alfabetización mediática y la ley general de comunicación audivisualen España, UOC, 2012 (with Juan Carlos Gavara).