Gianpietro Mazzoleni, University of Milan

Gianpietro Mazzoleni,
University of Milan

Gianpietro Mazzoleni is professor of sociology of communication and of political communication at the University of Milan (Italy), where he coordinates the post-graduate courses in communication in the Faculty of Political Sciences. He is member of the editorial boards of the European Journal of Communication (Sage) and of Political Communication (Taylor & Francis), and editor of the Italian scholarly journal Comunicazione Politica (Franco Angeli, Milano). He is presently chair of the political communication division in the International Communication Association (for the term 2004-2006). His research interests focus especially on media policies and political communication.