Fernando Sabés


Professor of Journalism at the UAB. Degree Topics: Journalistic Production; Journalistic writing for the press; Internet, Cyberjournalism and web 2.0; Management of communication in organizations; Communication offices; External communication. Professor of the MIM-UAB Master’s Degree and Postgraduate Diploma in Communication, International Cooperation and Social and Cultural Mediation in the Mediterranean. Doctor in Audiovisual Communication (UAB, 2002) and Bachelor in Journalism (UAB, 1997)

Academic status and research lines

– Titular Professor of the Department of Journalism and Communication Sciences of the Autonomous University of Barcelona since 2002

– Member of the Prospective and Research Laboratory in Communication, Culture and Cooperation

– Member of Localcom

– Its main lines of research are participation and active citizenship, cybermedia, journalism, politics and communication structure

Recent Posts

– Sabés, F. and others (2011): The campaign of the 2008 general elections in the daily press. The Aragonese case? Ed. Aragon Press Association and Aragonese Observatory of Social Communication. Saragossa

– “Analysis of the journalistic treatment given to the migration phenomenon in www.elpais.com”. In Revista Latina de Comunicación Social, núm. 65. La Laguna. University of La Laguna, 2010

– “The Chronicle: a model that articulates a press of free proximity in Aragon”. In Revista Ámbitos. Seville. University of Seville, 2010

– “Legal review of new teaching tools: The creation of cyberdiaries in journalism classes”. In Icon 14. Magazine of communication and new technologies. Madrid. Complutense University of Madrid, 2010

– “The incorporation of new technologies as a support for the teaching of journalistic production”. In @ TIC. Journal of Educational Innovation, no. 3. Valencia. University of Valencia, 2009


– Deputy Dean of Strategic Plan and External Relations of the Faculty of Communication Sciences of the Autonomous University of Barcelona since 2011.

– Former editor of the daily La Mañana de Lleida from 1995 to 2002.

– Former responsible for the communication cabinet of the Litera Region from 2004 to 2007

– Former head of the communication cabinet of the City Council of Corbera de Llobregat from 2004 to 2007

– Tutor of the external internships of the students of MIM-UAB