João Vicente Seno Ozawa is a first-year Ph.D. student in the School of Journalism. He has an M.S. in Communication Sciences from the University of Sao Paulo (USP), a Lato sensu graduate specialization in Communications (with a concentration in Journalism) from Casper Líbero College, and a B.A. in Communications from the Superior School of Advertising and Marketing (ESPM). His main research interests involve the agenda-setting theory and the role of fake news in shaping public opinion.
He also has been working as a music journalist for the past ten years. He was editor-in-chief and host of the web TV show Estudio Showlivre, a well-known Brazilian music channel, where he interviewed musical acts from all over the globe.