José Carlos Lozano Rendón
José-Carlos Lozano received his M.A. in Media Studies from Leicester University, England, and his Ph.D. in Communication from the University of Texas at Austin. He is Director of the Center for Communication Research and ITESM Chair in Media and Communication at the Tecnológico de Monterrey, Mexico. A Fellow of the Mexican Academy of Sciences and of the National System of Researchers (Level 3), he is also the author of numerous chapters and journal articles in the areas of cultural and media studies, political and international communication. His textbook on mass communication theories is widely used in Latin American schools. Currently, Lozano holds the Mass Media Research Chair at the Tecnológico de Monterrey.