Ass.-Prof. Dr. Florian Arendt
Tenure Track-Professorship Health Communication

T: +43-1-4277-49323

➥  Health communication



Univ.-Prof. Hajo Boomgaarden, PhD
Professor of Methods in the Social Sciences
Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences

T: +43-1-4277-49905

➥  Analysis of (news) media coverage and its effects on political cognitions, attitudes and behavior
➥  Methodological advances of content analysis techniques
➥  Media, migration and right-wing populist parties
➥  European integration

Ass.-Prof. Dipl.-Psych. Dr. Tobias Dienlin
Tenure-Track Professorship Interactive Communication

T: +43-1-4277-49314

➥  Privacy, personality, & self-disclosure
➥  Social media, communication, & well-being
➥  Open science

Ass.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Johanna Dorer
Assistant Professor

T: +43-1-4277-49337

➥  Feminist media research
➥  Media theory
➥  New media technologies
➥  Public relations

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Sabine Einwiller
Department Chair • Professor of Public Relations Research

✆  +43-1-4277-49319

➥  Public relations
➥  Strategic communication
➥  Effects of negative publicity and crisis communication
➥  Complaint management

Assoz. Prof. Mag. Dr. Gerit Götzenbrucker, Privatdoz.
Associate Professor

T: +43-1-4277-49381

➥  Media and consequences of new technology
➥  Critical technology and media analysis
➥  Social network analysis
➥  Digital game studies

Univ.-Prof. Folker Hanusch, BA (Hons) PhD
Professor of Journalism

✆  +43-1-4277-48355

➥  Comparative journalism studies
➥  Journalism culture
➥  Lifestyle journalism
➥  Indigenous journalism

ao. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Fritz (Friedrich) Hausjell
Department Vice-Chair

T: +43-1-4277-49303

➥  Media and communication history
➥  Journalism research
➥  Media and communication policy
➥  Migration, diversity and media

Mag. Dr. Petra Herczeg, Privatdoz.
Director of Studies • Senior Lecturer
Bachelor / Master Publizistik- und KOWI (SPL 22)

✆  +43-1-4277-49321

➥  Children & media
➥  Intercultural communication
➥  Language and knowledge
➥  Journalism

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Sophie Lecheler
Professor of Communication
Special Focus: Political Communication

Speaker of the Vienna Doctoral School of Social Sciences (ViDSS)

T: +43-1-4277-49375

➥  Digital democracy and media
➥  Political journalism
➥  Emotions in political communication
➥  Political framing & framing effects

Ass.-Prof. Ing. Mag. Dr. Klaus Lojka
Vice-Director of Studies
Bachelor / Master Publizistik- und KOWI (SPL 22)

✆  +43-1-4277-49338

➥  Public relations
➥  Political communication
➥  Election research
➥  Journalism

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Jörg Matthes
Department Vice-Chair • Professor of Communication

✆  +43-1-4277-49307

➥  Advertising
➥  Political communication
➥  Media reception & effects
➥  Methods

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Katharine Sarikakis
Professor of Communication

T: +43-1-4277-49394

➥  Media governance
➥  European integration, media and communicative spaces
➥  Media technologies, human rights and social change
➥  Gender and media policy

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Annie Waldherr
Professor of Computational Communication Science
Vice-Director of Studies
Master Program Communication Science (SPL 22)

T: +43-1-4277-49352

➥  Public sphere
➥  Political online communication
➥  Computational social science

Ass.-Prof. Dr. Claudia Wilhelm, M.A.
Tenure Track-Professorship Media and Intersectionality

T: +43-1-4277-49331

➥  Digital communication
➥  Media use and effects, especially digital games and gender aspects
➥  Multivariate analysis
➥  Media economics and regulation

MMag. DDr. Julia Wippersberg, Privatdoz.
Vice-Studienpäses of the University of Vienna
Senior Lecturer

T: +43-1-4277-49341

➥  Quality and evaluation of contract research (PR, Advertising, Public Affairs)
➥  Media literacy
➥  TV research (local TV, mobile and interactive TV)