Rosa Borge Bravo

Rosa Borge Bravo is Associate Professor in Political Science at the Law and Political Science Department from the Open University of Catalonia (UOC). She holds a PhD in Political Science and Sociology from the Deusto University (Bilbao). She has been an Associate Director of the Doctoral Program in Information and Knowledge Society at UOC, Visiting Scholar at the Center for Political Studies at the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor) and Senior Researcher at the Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona). Her main areas of research are online deliberation and participation, social networks and the use of social media and digital platforms by public administrations, parties and social movements. She has published in indexed journals such as Information, Communication & Society, International Journal of Communication, Policy & Internet, Journal of Information Technology & Politics, Media Studies, Review of Communication Research, Javnost-The Public, RIS and ARBOR. Until November 2011, member of the accredited research group eGovernance: Electronic Administration and Democracy (GADE). She has recently been the PI of a project financed by the Catalan Government (DEMOC call) which analysed the development of the Decidim participatory platform in the Catalan municipalities. She is also co-PI of the R+D+i project ONPARTDEL (call held by the Spanish Government) to study online deliberation in political parties’ platforms and their twittesphere. Researcher at the DIGIPART project financed by the Valencian Government that studies the digital transformation of the European parties.