Paola Condemayta is currently a PhD candidate at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. She studied Social Communication Sciences at the Bolivian Catholic University “San Pablo” (Universidad Católica Boliviana “San Pablo”) in La Paz, Bolivia. In 2015, she graduated from the Master of Communication Studies “New Media and Society in Europe” at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel in Belgium. And during 2016, Condemayta worked as a TV reporter at “Bolivia TV” (State Television Channel in Bolivia).
Her ongoing research focuses on cultural identity and social network sites, more specifically on how Bolivian young people reflect and manage their cultural identities in their daily contact with different cultures through social media.