Alessandra Micalizziis associate professor in Sociology of Cultural processes and Communication at Faculty of Humanistic Sciences at Pegaso University. She is lecturer at SAE Institute of Milan where she teaches sociology of new media. She is a member of the Scientific Committee of the Research and development Dept. Moreover, Micalizzi is the MPP Coordinator for the international master in media practices. She is a psychologist, a sociologist and completed her PhD in Communication and New Technologies at IULM University in 2008. After four years as post-doc scholar, she collaborated with several national and international academies such as IULM, IUSVe, IUSTo, IED.
Micalizzi is part of the board of NAaD international master, launched by IUAV (Italian University of Venice). She is member of AIS (Italian Sociology Association) and ESA (European Sociology Association). She is editor for the International Review “Narrare i gruppi”.
Her recent area of research deals with gender studies, socio-cultural representation and the role of media; the psychology of dwelling; visual studies applied to new contexts of socialization. Among her recent publications there isWomen in creative industries. Il gender gap nell’industria musicale(2021), FrancoAngeli.