Alberto Cairo Biography
Alberto Cairo is a preeminent Spanish-born American journalist, information designer, professor, and author. At this present moment, he works as the Knight Chair in Visual Journalism at the School of Communication of the University of Miami.
In addition, he works as the director of the visualization program at UM’s Center for Computational Science. Before joining the University of Miami, Alberto served at Editora Globo as the director for Multimedia and Infographics.
Alberto Cairo Age
Alberto Cairo was born in A Coruña, Galicia, Spain in 1974. He is 48 years old.
Alberto Cairo Height
Alberto has a height of 5 feet 8 inches (Approx 1.73m).
Alberto Cairo Family
Alberto was born to his loving and caring mother and father in A Coruña, Galicia, Spain. Nevertheless, Alberto has not shared paramount intel regarding his devoted parents or if he has any siblings.
Alberto Cairo Wife
Alberto has managed to keep confidential his marital status from the public despite being a prominent public figure. Therefore, we can hardly mention whether Alberto is single, dating, married, or divorced. Nevertheless, we are still keeping tabs on this module and shall enlighten you promptly once seen in the public eye.
Alberto Cairo Children
Details with reference to this module are still pending.
Alberto Cairo Education
He enrolled at the University of Santiago de Compostela where he graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Arts in Journalism. Additionally, Alberto attended the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya based in Barcelona where he attained his Ph.D. and Master’s Degree in Arts.
Alberto Cairo Salary
He bags a desirable salary of $88,883 annually.
Alberto Cairo Net Worth
Alberto Cariro has over the years managed to stockpile good affluence in his career and has an estimated net worth of $5 Million.
Alberto Cairo Career
He is currently serving at the University of Miami located in Coral Gables, Miami since January 2012. There, Alberto teaches courses on infographics and data visualization. Moreover, Alberto also works at UM’s Institute for Data Science and Computing as the director of the Information Design, Data Communication, and Center for Visualization.
Furthermore, he works as a Faculty Fellow at the Abess Center for Ecosystem Science and Policy. Moreover, he has also written for The New York Times and Scientific American magazine. Alberto has a famous visualization weblog called http://www.thefunctionalart.com/. Previously, he worked at Editora Globo.
While there, Alberto served from June 2010 to December 2011 as the director for Multimedia and Infographics. Previously, he served as an assistant professor at the School of Journalism, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill for four years from 2005 to 2009. From 2008 and 2009, he worked at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill as the James H. Schumaker Term Assistant Professor.
In addition, Alberto has worked as the keynote speaker at several conferences about visualization, data journalism, and data science. These conferences include Georgia International Conference on Information Literacy, Microsoft’s Data Insights, the JMP Discovery Summit, and New Directions in Health Communication.
Alberto Cairo Books
- How Charts Lie: Getting Smarter About Visual Information.
- The Functional Art: An Introduction to Information Graphics and Visualization.
- The Truthful Art: Data, Charts, and Maps for Communication.