Giovanna Mascheroni

Giovanna (PhD 2006, Università Cattolica of Milan) is a Lecturer in Sociology of Communication in the Department of Sociology, Università Cattolica of Milan, and a Visiting Fellow at the Department of Media and Communications, London School of Economics and Political Science. Her research focuses on two main areas: children and the internet/mobile communiction, and youth civic and political participation. She led the Net Children Go Mobile project (www.netchildrengomobile.eu and has been the national contact of EU Kids Online since 2007. She is also part of the research project WebPolEU: Comparing Social Media and Political Participation across EU http://www.webpoleu.net/.