Researchers with a fixed-term contract | Visual Journalism, Data Visualization
After years of work in the web, motion and data visualization industry Matteo Moretti starts his academic career as a lecturer and then as a researcher at the Unibz. Since 2012, he researches on visual journalism, he co-founded the platform visualjournalism.unibz.it where he collects his students' works and finally organizes #VJSS, the first Italian summer school on visual journalism.
His design research projects, presented in many academic conferences and events such as TEDx and Visualized.io received the Data Journalism Award 2015, the European Design Award 2016 and 2017. Jury member at the World Press Photo Award 2017 ans 2018 (Immersive journalism category) he conciliates the design activity with the research on visual journalism innovative practices and methods.