Lecturer at the University of Málaga (Spain), where she coordinates Comutopía Radio, Paloma Lopez Villafranca was at the CECS for a research mission on new radio genres, to develop scientific research work with the group of CECS radio researchers.

Since 1999 she has been teaching. She was a communication professional between 1998 and 2009. She worked as journalist for the groups Prisa and Recoletos, private companies and municipal entities, in addition she has collaborated with the National Radio of Spain (1998).

Research period in CECS: from July 1st to September 15th 2017.