Josep Maria Casasús, new director of UPF’s Science Communication Observatory

Josep Maria Casasús y Guri, professor of Journalism and academic director of the Master in Communications Management of IDEC-UPF has been named as the new director of the Science Communication Observatory at UPF.

Casasús replaces Vladimir de Semir, who founded the Observatory in 1994 and served as the Academic Director of the Master in Scientific Communication for the last 20 years. He will continue working on research projects.

Casasús was the first president of the Board of Governors of the Observatory, in his role of dean of journalism studies at Pompeu Fabra University.