Yadira Nieves-Pizarro's research interests generally include digital journalism and its potential to empower media literate citizens. She studies how news production routines contribute to the framing of issues and the promotion of stereotypes. Yadira holds a B.A and M.A. in Journalism from the School of Communication in the University of Puerto Rico. She has worked as a news producer in Noticentro, WAPA-TV and as a journalism Instructor in the Inter American University of Puerto Rico.
Research and Teaching
Digital journalism, journalistic production routines, journalists’ verification procedures, framing of Hispanic issues in the news and news literacy.