PhD Candidate in Communications Sciences and Journalism at Università della Svizzera italiana

Philip Di Salvo was born in September of 1987. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Literature from the University of Milan and a Master degree in Communication Sciences from the Università della Svizzera italiana, Switzerland. Currently, he is a PhD Candidate at the same faculty. His fields of research are digital whistleblowing, investigative and digital journalism. He works for the European Journalism Observatory as web editor. As a journalist, he writes for the Italian Wired magazine.


  • –present
    PhD Candidate in Communications Sciences and Journalism, Università della Svizzera italiana


  • 2012 
    Università della Svizzera italiana, Master in Communication Sciences

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