ALICIA HELENA HERNÁNDEZ BARBA
Head of the Film and Audiovisual Production Department, Anahuac University
Alicia Helena Hernández Barba has a PhD in Applied Communication from Anahuac University, where she also studied her Bachelor’s in Communications. In addition, she studied a Master’s in Education and Pedagogy at the YMCA and another Master’s in Film Arts at Casa Lamm.
She was named alternate representative to the Radio and Television Commission for the National Electoral Institute, overseeing the quality of local and national electoral materials.
She has worked in journalism, contributing for a variety of publications and written short films, and radio and television spots. She is currently the creator, producer and host of Palomitas al Aire, program broadcasted by Radio Anáhuac.
As Head of the Film Department at the School of Communication, she founded the production house Lúmina, generating the MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) and coordinating the weekly film seminars and internship programs Cine Chiquitos and Cine en tu Comunidad.