Lorenzo Ugolini holds a Ph.D. in ‘Cultures of Communication’ at the Catholic University of Milan. From 2008 to 2012, he was a junior researcher at Luiss University in Rome, where he collaborated with the Communication Research Centre, directed by Massimo Baldini and Derrick De Kerckhove. His research fields are journalism, advertising and professional ethics in communication. Among his publications are SportNews. Modi e mode del giornalismo sportivo italiano (UCSI-UniSOB, 2013, with M. Spalletta), ‘Italian journalism and the credibility issue. A comparative analysis’ (with M. Spalletta, Medijska Istraživanja/Media Research, Croatian Journal for Journalism and the Media, 2011) and Séguéla lava più bianco. Genio e regolatezza al servizio della pubblicità (UCSI-UniSOB-CDG, 2009).