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Staff Members

Director of Department

Matthes, Jörg, Univ.-Prof. Dr. – Director
Advertising, Media Content, Reception & Effects, Research Methods

Einwiller, Sabine, Univ.-Prof. Dr. – Vice-Director
Public Relations, Strategic Communication, Crisis & Conflict Management

Hausjell, Fritz, Ao. Univ.-Prof. Dr. – Vice-Director
Media & Communication History, Journalism

Winkler, Martina – Director's Secretary


Study Programme Administration

Lojka, Klaus, Ass.-Prof. Mag. Dr. – Study Programme Director
Public Relations, Political Communication, Elections & Campaigns

Herczeg, Petra, Privatdozentin Mag. Dr. – Senior Lecturer, Vice-Study Programme Director
Children in our Communications Society, Cross-Cultural Communication

Götzenbrucker, Gerit, Assoc.-Prof. Mag. Dr. – Vice-SPD Doctoral Studies
Media Innovations, Social Network Analysis

Hochschwendner, Manuela – StudienServiceStelle B

Libiseller, Ruth, Bakk.a phil. – StudienServiceStelle B

Nikolić, Nicole – StudienServiceStelle A

Pratscher, Vanessa – StudienServiceStelle A

Weisz, Sonja - StudienServiceStelle A


Technical Staff

Bobrowsky, Manfred, Ass.-Prof. Dr. – Technical Director
Audiovisual Media, Communication Management, Telecommunications

El Masri, Diana Carolina – Technical Staff

Gatterwe, Manfred – Technical Staff

Hajicsek, Iris – Technical staff


Scientific Staff

Asboth, Eva Tamara, MMag. – Project Employee
Project "Generation In-between. The 'Europeanness' of the Balkan War Children"

Banjac, Sandra, Univ.-Ass., MA
Comparative Journalism Studies, Audience Research

Barnidge, Matthew, PhD, Univ.-Ass.
International Political Communication, Civil engagement, Participatory Digital Media

Bauer, Thomas A., emer. O. Univ.-Prof. Dr.
Media Education & Communication, Audiovisual Media

Belinskaya, Yulia, MA – Project Employee
Project Refugee Education Initiative

Binder, Alice, Univ.-Ass., Mag. Bakk. – Project Employee
Project Food Product Placements in Children's Movies

Bobrowsky, Manfred, Ass.-Prof. Dr. – Technical Director
Audiovisual Media, Communication Management, Telecommunications

Boomgaarden, Hajo, Univ.-Prof., PhD, MA
Media effects on political cognition, Advancements in content analysis techniques

Boyer, Ming Manuel, Univ.-Ass., MSc

Burkart, Roland, Ao. Univ.-Prof. Dr.
Communications Theory, Media Reception & Media Effects, Public Relations

Diehl, Trevor, Univ.-Ass., BA MA

Dorer, Johanna, Ass.-Prof. Dr.
Feministic Media Research, Media Theories, New Media Technology

Duchkowitsch, Wolfgang, tit. Univ. Prof. Dr.
Media and Communication History, Theory & Research Methods, TV & Radio

Eberl, Jakob-Moritz, Univ.-Ass., BA MA – Project Employee
Horizon 2020-Project REMINDER

Egelhofer, Jana Laura, Univ.-Ass., Mag. Bakk.

Einwiller, Sabine, Univ.-Prof. Dr. – Vice-Director
Public Relations, Strategic Communication, Crisis & Conflict Management

Enzminger, Andreas, Univ.-Ass., Mag., Bakk.
Media & History, Entertainment Education, Reception & Effects

Gil de Zúñiga, Homero, Univ.-Prof. Dr., PhD
Information & Communication Technologies, Journalism, Political Communication

Gottschlich, Maximilian, Univ.-Prof. i.R. Dr.
Communications Theory, Communication Ethics, Antisemitism and Prejudice Research

Götzenbrucker, Gerit, Assoc.-Prof. Mag. Dr. – Vice-SPD Doctoral Studies
Media Innovations, Social Network Analysis

Gouma, Assimina, Mag. – Project Employee
Migration Analysis, Anti-Racism Research, Media Sociology, Gender Research

Greussing, Esther, Univ.-Ass., Mag. Bakk.
uni:docs fellow

Gries, Rainer, Univ.-Prof. Dr.
Franz Vranitzky Chair for European Studies

Griesbeck, Michaela, Mag. Dr. – Projektmitarbeiterin
Franz Vranitzky Chair for European Studies

Grimm, Jürgen, Univ.-Prof. Dr.
Communication & Society, Communications Theory, Journalism

Hanusch, Folker, Univ.-Prof., PhD
Comparative Journalism Studies, Journalism Culture, Lifestyle Journalism

Hausjell, Fritz, Ao. Univ.-Prof. Dr. – Vice-Director
Media & Communication History, Journalism

Heidenreich, Tobias, Mag. Bakk. – Project Employee
Horizon 2020-Project REMINDER

Heiss, Raffael, Univ.-Ass. Mag. MA
uni:docs fellow

Herczeg, Petra, Privatdozentin Mag. Dr. – Senior Lecturer, Vice-Study Programme Director
Children in our Communications Society, Cross-Cultural Communication

Huber, Brigitte, Univ.-Ass., Dr.
Journalism, Scientific Communication, Political Communication

Karsay, Kathrin, Univ.-Ass., Mag.
Journalism, Media Policy

Knoll, Johannes, Univ.-Ass., Dr.
Advertising, Business Communication, Online Communication

Kolokytha, Olga, Univ.-Ass., PhD MA
Media Governance and Industries Research Group

Korbiel, Izabela, Univ.-Ass., Dipl.-Soz.
Suicide & Communication, Impacts of Crisis, Research on Democracy

Korn, Gottfried, Hon.-Prof. Dr.
Media & Communication Law

Krakovsky, Christina, Mag. – Project Employee
Project "Generation In-between. The 'Europeanness' of the Balkan War Children"

Krammer, Marion, Mag. – Project Employee
FWF-Project 'War of Pictures'

Langenbucher, Wolfgang R., emer. Univ.-Prof. Dr.
New Media, Journalism

Lecheler, Sophie, Univ.-Prof. Dr.
Political framing theory and news framing effects, News processing

Lojka, Klaus, Ass.-Prof. Mag. Dr. – Study Programme Director
Public Relations, Political Communication, Elections & Campaigns

Maares, Phoebe, Univ.-Ass., Mag. Bakk.
Comparative Journalism Studies, Work Environments in Journalism

Matthes, Jörg, Univ.-Prof. Dr. – Director of the Department of Communication
Advertising, Content Studies, Media Content, Reception & Effects, Research Methods

Mayrhofer, Mira, Univ.-Ass., MSc Bakk.
Marketing Communication, Product Placements

Naderer, Brigitte, Univ.-Ass., Mag., MA
Advertising

Nölleke, Daniel, Univ.-Ass., Dr.
Journalism Research, Mediatization of Social Fields

Paur, Bettina, Univ.-Ass., Mag.

Pöttker, Horst, Prof. Dr. – Guest Professor

Rozgonyi, Krisztina, Univ.-Ass., Dr. MA, MBA
Governance of spectrum, of copyright and transparency in governance

Ruppel, Christopher, Univ.-Ass., M.A.
Corporate Branding

Sarikakis, Katharine, Univ.-Prof. Dr.
Media Governance, Privavy, Copyright, Gender & Communication

Seiffert-Brockmann, Jens, Dr. MA
(Public) Trust, Strategic Communication

Schmuck, Desirée, Univ.-Ass., Mag. BSc. – uni:docs fellow
Advertising, Reception & Effects, Political Communication

Schreiber, Maria, Mag. – Project Employee, Universitätscampus, Hof 9
Visual Communication, The Mediatization of Everyday Life

Schwarz, Vera, Mag. – Project Employee
Project 'Sparkling Games'

Von Sikorski, Christian, Univ.-Ass., Dr.
Media reception, media effects, research methods, online and visual communication

Song, Hyunjin, Univ.-Ass., PhD
Social Network Analysis, Multilevel Analysis

Szeless, Margarethe, Mag. Dr. – Project Employee
FWF-Project 'War of Pictures'

Tolochko, Petro, Univ.-Ass., MSc
Quantitative Methods, Social Networks, Quantitative Text Analysis

Vitouch, Peter, Univ.-Prof. i.R. Dr.
Media Psychology, Communication Research

Wagner, Nicole, Mag.
Program Manager 'Public Communication'

Weitzl, Wolfgang, Univ.-Ass., Mag. Bakk., PhD
Integrated Corporate- and Marketing Communications, PR

Wetzstein, Irmgard, Dr., M.A. – Senior Lecturer
Advertising, Research Methods, Crisis & Conflict Management

Wippersberg, Julia, Privatdozentin DDr. – Vizestudienpräses University of Vienna
Strategic Communication, Media Competence


Administrative Staff

Außerwöger, Regina – Administration (Professor Grimm)

Barta, Julia – Administration (Professor Boomgaarden)

Freyer, Esther – Administration (currently on parental leave)

Gößling, Kim Karen (MEDLIT Project Management)

Grohs, Dana, BA – Administration (Professor Lecheler)

Gundacker, Iris, BA – Referentin (Professor Einwiller)

Krawarik, Jenifer, BA – Administration

Lick, Mario, Mag. – Administration (Professor Matthes / Professor Sarikakis)

Müller, Meike – Administration (Professor Gil de Zúñiga / Professor Hanusch)

Winkler, Martina – Director's Secretary (Professor Matthes)

Zita, Michael, Bakk. (MEDLIT Project Management)


Library Staff

Beitl, Christoph – Library Staff

Fabian, Tanja, Mag. – Head of Journalism, Communications & Informatics Library


Student and Research Assistants

Bernhard, Jana (Univ.-Prof. Hajo Boomgaarden, PhD, MA)

Eicher, Carolin (Univ.-Prof. Dr. Jörg Matthes)

Ertelthalner, Victoria (Coordination of Tutorials)

Gerhardus, Anna (Univ.-Prof. Dr. Katharine Sarikakis)

Gößling, Kim Karen (ao. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Fritz Hausjell)

Harbich, Thomas (Project History Through The Viewfinder)

Indrist, Natalie (Tutorin ao. Univ.-Prof. i.R. Dr. Roland Burkart)

Karasek, Lisa Magdalena (Coordination of E-Tutorials)

Kernbichler, Julia (Univ.-Prof. i.R. Dr. Maximilian Gottschlich)

Mandl, Manon (Univ.-Prof. Dr. Sophie Lecheler)

Mayer, Christiane (Univ.-Prof. Homero Gil de Zúñiga, PhD)

Mohammad-Assad, Even (Univ.-Prof. Dr. Jürgen Grimm)

Neureiter, Ariadne (Univ.-Prof. Dr. Sabine Einwiller)

Pell, Theres (Coordination Buddy-Project)

Schenk, Caroline (Project History Through The Viewfinder)

Siegl, Hannah (Univ.-Prof. Folker Hanusch, PhD)

Slapota, Fiona (Project MEDLIT: Workshops & Website)


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