Research Talks: Winter Semester 2023/2024


Once again, renowned international scholars as well as colleagues of our Department will present their research agenda.

For the upcoming research talk series, we have scheduled four (hybrid) talks in total on October 16, November 6, December 11, and January 8, 2024. To have a look at the official poster and further information on the talks as well as a short abstract, please check here.

The research talk series is open to the public as well. If you have any further organizational questions, please contact Dana Grohs (✉

October 16, 2023 • 10:00-11:30 CET, SR 8, Währinger Straße 29 (hybrid)

Folker Hanusch, Phoebe Maares & Clara Juarez Miro (University of Vienna)
Title: A question of boundaries: What is journalism and what do audiences expect of it?

November 6, 2023 • 11:30-13:00, SR 3, Währinger Straße 29 (hybrid)

Elly Konijn (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands)
Title: Role of emotions in understanding effects of mediated communication

December 11, 2023 • 11:30-13:00, SR 3, Währinger Straße 29 (hybrid)

Daniela Dimitrova (Iowa State University, USA)
Title: Challenges and opportunities in research on refugee communications

January 8, 2024 • 11:30-13:00, SR 3, Währinger Straße 29 (hybrid)

Felicia Löcherbach (New York University, USA)
Title: Who gets diverse news in an AI age – and how do we study this?