Luis E. Santana

Luis E. Santana is an Assistant Professor at the School of Communications & Journalism and director of the Fostering Digital Citizenship program at Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez in Santiago, Chile. Additionally, he serves as a research associate at GobLab within the same institution. He holds a PhD in Communication and an MPA from University of Washington, Seattle. Between 2020 and 2023 Dr. Santana prepared two reports on Digital Citizenship for the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean. Currently is at the beginning of a three-year project (funded by the Chilean National Agency for R&D) focused on the sociability aspects and  norms of digital citizenship.  Dr. Santana has been during the last three years a member of the advisory council for the Office of the Ombudsperson for Children in Chile and he is part of the Global Kids Online researchers, contributing qualitative research in South America.