Dr. Carolina Matos
Carolina Matos is Lecturer at the Department of Sociology, City University London. She was lecturer also at the Government Department of Essex University, and also a former Fellow in Political Communications at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). She obtained her PhD in Media and Communications at Goldsmith College in January 2007, with no corrections. Carolina Matos has taught and researched in the UK at the University of East London (UEL), St. Mary’s College at Twickenham, Goldsmith and the LSE. She has worked as a full time journalist in Brazil and the UK for many mainstream newspapers and international agencies including Reuters, Unesco, Folha de Sao Paulo, Tribuna da imprensa and Globo.com.
Carolina Matos has an extensive knowledge in the field of Media and Politics, and to underline her expertise, she has also authored two books on the subject. Her first book was on Journalism and Political Democracy in Brazil (2008), and her latest book is on Media and Politics in Latin America (2012). In her free time, Carolina likes to swim and write fiction.