Manuel Castells OlivŠn
Manuel Castells was named doctor honoris causa by the UAB in recognition of his exceptional academic and research career in the field of social sciences and communication, of the vast international influence of his contributions to the knowledge of the information society, and of his permanent commitment to Catalonia and its university culture.
Appointment: 04/05/2017 proposed by the Faculty of Communication Studies
Investiture: 19/12/2017 at the Conference Hall of the Rectorate building
Sponsor: Enric MarŪn i Joan Manuel Tresserras