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Isabel Pavez

 Santiago, Chile
Associate Professor, School of Communication, Universidad de los Andes, Chile.


Isabel Pavez is Associate Professor at Universidad de los Andes (Chile). She holds a Ph.D. in Communication from LSE. She is a principal researcher at the Millennium Nucleus to Improve the Mental Health of Adolescents and Youths, Imhay, and the Millennium Nucleus to or the Study of Politics, Public Opinion and Media in Chile (MEPOP).

Scholarly beginnings

A research idea

Envisioning possible futures in the field of communication and media studies

Learn more about Prof. Pavez’s journey

Selected readings

Isabel Pavez & Catalina Farías (2022): A mother’s voice and a child’s view: revisiting the constructed role of women in rural Chile, Gender, Place & Culture, DOI: 10.1080/0966369X.2022.2118243

Pavez, I., & Correa, T. (2020). “I don’t use the internet”: Exploring perceptions and practices among mobile-only and hybrid internet users. International Journal of Communication14, 19.

Pavez, Isabel & Correa, Teresa (2018). Resistance, Opportunities and Tensions. The Role of Children and Young People in Internet Adoption of Isolated Rural Communities p. 41-49 in Giovanna Mascheroni, Cristina Ponte & Ana Jorge (eds.) Digital Parenting. The Challenges for Families in the Digital Age. Göteborg: Nordicom.

Pavez, I., Correa, T., & Contreras, J. (2017). Meanings of (dis) connection: Exploring non-users in isolated rural communities with internet access infrastructure. Poetics63, 11-21.


Watch Prof. Pavez present “Is it a Smartphone Enough? Digital Experiences of Children, Teachers, and Parents From Rural Educational Communities” at the Center for Latinx Digital Media

Listen to Prof. Pavez’s insights about her professional journey in El Café Latinx podcast