THE CENTRE'S TEAM
Teun A. van Dijk
Teun A. van Dijk, is Founding Director of the Centre. Teun A. van Dijk was a professor of Discourse Studies at the University of Amsterdam until 2004 and is at present professor at Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona. For more information, see www.discourses.org.
Lucia de la Presa
Lucia de la Presa is a PhD candidate at the University Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona. She holds a bachelor’s degree in sociology from Wesleyan University (Middletown, CT) and a master’s degree in discourse studies from the Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona). She is currently developing her dissertation on anti-Black violence, national news, and social movement discourse in Brazil.
Professor and Assistant for Events
César Rojo holds a PhD in Linguistics Communication and Multilingual Mediation (Pompeu Fabra University-UPF), a master’s Degree in Linguistics and Technological Applications (UPF) and a bachelor’s degree in Hispanic Language and Literature (University of Veracruz-UV, Mexico).
In addition to being a researcher in Discourse Analysis, he has worked as a paleographer, proofreader, translator (English-Spanish, Catalan-Spanish), journalist and radio producer. He has published articles and reports in several magazines and newspapers in Mexico and Spain.