Pedro Sigaud Sellos

Associate Dean of the Mohammed Bin Rashid School for Communication and Assistant Professor of Communication and Information Studies

Mohammed Bin Rashid School for Communication


Ph. D. in Digital Communication and Media, University of Navarra (Spain)
M.A. in Digital Communication, University of Navarra (Spain)
M.A. in Online Journalism, Instituto Internacional de Ciências Sociais (Sao Paulo, Brazil)
B.A. in Media Studies, Faculdades Integradas Alcantara Machado (Sao Paulo, Brazil)

Dr. Pedro Sellos joined AUD in Spring 2017 as program director of the M.A. in Leadership and Innovation in Contemporary Media. Prior to this he worked for nine years both in the Communications and Media Studies Department as well as in the Managing People in Organizations Department at ISE Business School in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Dr. Sellos has managed numerous programs for Creative Industries professionals in different countries, both at graduate and executive levels, and has worked as consultant for medium and large family-owned media companies in Europe and Latin America.

In addition to his experience in teaching and program development, Dr. Sellos’ current research focuses on leadership and entrepreneurship in the Creative Industries, with an emphasis on the Gulf region.

He is a member of the Dubai Future Council on Media, one of the 13 Dubai Future Councils, chaired by H.E. Mona Al Marri, and Visiting Professor for the EMBA at IESE Business School.