Assistant Professor and Coordinator of Postgraduate Studies and Advanced Training at the Faculty of Human Sciences of the Catholic University of Portugal (FCH-UCP). She has a PhD in Communication Sciences that tackled the gendering of the mobile phone with the thesis "Women and Technology: Gendering the Mobile Phone. Portugal as a Case Study". Carla Ganito has an MBA focusing on Information Management and Marketing and a Management Master's Degree with the thesis "The Impact of Mobility on the Content Industry: Mobile Entertainment in Portugal", later published as a book. Carla Ganito started her academic career in 2001 at the Faculty of Human Sciences (FCH) where she lectures in the fields of digital communication and marketing. Besides being a lead researcher at CECC, she is also an invited researcher at CIMJ - Research Center for Media and Journalism and an MC member of the COST Action IS1404 - Evolution of reading in the age of digitization (E-READ).
Book

Gendering old age: The role of mobile phones in the experience of aging for women

Carla Ganito (with Ganito, C.). 2018. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)
Book Chapter

Gendering the mobile phone: A life course approach

Carla Ganito (with Ganito, C.). 2017. Digital Technologies and Generational Identity: ICT Usage Across the Life Course
Book Chapter

"The Digital Textbook: New Learning Paradigms in Primary Education—A Portuguese Pilot Project"

Carla Ganito 2016. Handbook on Digital Learning for K-12 Schools.
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Constructing and deconstructing gender in second life

Carla Ganito (with Ferreira, C.). 2016. International Journal of Sociotechnology and Knowledge Development
Book Chapter

Ganito, C. (2015). ‘A leitura digital em contexto de biblioteca: um enquadramento analítico e prospectivo

Carla Ganito 2015. O Livro, o Leitor e a Leitura Digital.
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Networks of belonging: Interaction, participation and consumption of mediatised content

Carla Ganito (with Cordeiro, P.). 2013. Audience Transformations: Shifting Audience Positions in Late Modernity
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Digital reading: The transformation of reading practices

Carla Ganito (with Cardoso, G.). 2012. ELPUB 2012 - Social Shaping of Digital Publishing: Exploring the Interplay Between Culture and Technology, 16th International Conference on Electronic Publishing
Book Chapter

Mobile Family Frames: From the Table Album to the Mobile Phone. A Portuguese Case Study

Carla Ganito 2012. New Media and Intercultural Communication: Identity, Community, and Politics
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Moving time and juggling spheres: (I)Mobilities in the gendering of the mobile phone by adult Portuguese women

Carla Ganito (with Ganito, C.). 2012. Feminist Media Studies
Book Chapter

Women and Technology: "Five Acts of Digital Agency"

Carla Ganito (with Carla Ganito). 2010. Nexus: New Intersections in Internet Research
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O Telemóvel como Entretenimento

Carla Ganito (with Carla Ganito). 2007. Paulus