Cilia Willem (PhD) is a visiting scholar at the Rovira and Virgili University, where she teaches media and communication. She has coordinated and participated in several European research projects on minorities and media since 2004. She has investigated on the topic of young people, gender relationships and media for the last eight years. Cilia Willem was Vice Chair of the ECREA Gender and Communication Section until 2015. Currently she is the main editor of the Catalan Journal of Communication and Cultural Studies and guest editor for several journals, amongs others Feminist Media Studies.