Mag. Dr. Brigitte Huber

Researcher (Postdoc)

Kolingasse 14-16, 1090 Vienna

T: +43-1-4277-493 68
M: brigitte.huber@univie.ac.at

Web: Media Innovation Lab

Consultation: Based upon prior agreement

➥  Social media
➥  Science communication
➥  Political communication
➥  Journalism studies


Brigitte Huber's research interests include journalism studies, political communication, and science communication. Currently, she is interested in the relationship between new media use and public trust in science. Her prior research focused on the role of experts in society. On that account, she investigated media appearances of pundits over time, the role of pollsters in election coverage, and media appearances of communication scholar. 

Brigitte Huber finished her Ph.D. at the University of Vienna in 2013, worked as a Post Doc at the Department of Media and Communication at the LMU Munich, and came back to the University of Vienna in 2014 to join Media Innovation Lab (MiLab).