José Javier Tejada, as director of Communications, has spent 20 years leading the promotion, protection and enhancement of the reputation and profile of the University of La Rioja (Spain). He has a broad experience in all aspects of strategic communication in the HE sector and has been a member of the executive board of the national association of PR officers in universities. He has an overarching responsibility for the University's media profile, internal communication, science dissemination and institutional brand management.
José Javier Tejada holds a B.A. in Journalism combined with further post graduate studies in Education and Science Communication. He first worked in printed media as a writer and photographer in Spain and the Dominican Republic.