Corporate social responsibility in undergraduate communication studies1

La Responsabilidad Social Corporativa en los estudios universitarios de comunicación

1 Innova-Docencia Proyects “University and society: communication and integration in companies, state administration and non profit organizations”. Complutense university of Madrid. PR. María Teresa García Nieto. 2016-2019.

doxa.comunicación | 27, pp. 387-418 | 387

July-December of 2018

ISSN: 1696-019X / e-ISSN: 2386-3978

How to cite this article:

García Nieto, M. T.; Gil Rodríguez, J. M. (2018). Corporate social responsibility in undergraduate communication studies. Doxa Comunicación, 27, pp. 387-418.

María Teresa García Nieto. Associate Professor, has been the Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Information Sciences at the Complutense University of Madrid and Director of the degree in Audiovisual Communication in the Higher Ed-ucation studies Felipe II of the same university. Her research has been recognised by the CNEAI and she combines her teaching and research with consultation work and a communication consultancy. Professor García Nieto has been and still is the principle researcher in several projects of both research and educational innovation. She has directed numerous doctoral theses, two of which have received distinctions, as well as PhD research and masters dissertations in various universities, both national and international. She is on numerous scientific committees for international conferences and editorial committees of several indexed academic journals. She is also a member of the Committee for University Degree Assessment, in the area of Social Sciences, for the Agencies for Quality in University System in several regions of Spain.

Complutense University of Madrid, Spain

[email protected]

ORCID: 0000-0002-6235-511X

Julio Manuel Gil Rodríguez. has a Masters in Communication of Organizations from the Complutense University of Madrid and a Degree in Administration and Business management from the University of Extremadura.

Complutense University of Madrid, Spain

[email protected]

ORCID: 0000-0002-9561-4114


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La formación de nuestros futuros profesionales en materia de Res-ponsabilidad Social ha adquirido una gran importancia en los úl-timos años. Los gestores deben ser conscientes de la condición de sus organizaciones como entidades promotoras del desarrollo social. La

Received: 02/11/2018 - Accepted: 18/11/2018

Recibido: 02/11/2018 - Aceptado: 18/11/2018