María José Establés-Heras
She holds a BA in Communication Studies, an MA in Journalism and an MA in Communication and Learning in the Digital Society.
Currently, besides working in the field of online marketing and communication, she is a PhD candidate in the research group ‘Images, Words and Ideas’.
Her research interests are focused on fandom and online communities, with special interest in fan content for social and political purposes. In addition to this, she has published several articles about online journalism, e-politics and audiovisual narrative.
She has also been a visiting researcher at the Agora Game Lab at University of Jyväskylä, Finland, participating in several research projects on media education in Finnish and Spanish schools.