Curriculum Vitae

Academic Positions

10/2018 – current Post-Doctoral Researcher and Lecturer
Department of Media and Communication, LMU Munich (Team of Prof. Dr. Diana Rieger)
10/2013 – 09/2018 Researcher and Lecturer
Department of Media and Communication, LMU Munich (Team of Prof. Dr. Hans-Bernd Brosius)
04/2010 – 09/2013 Student Research Assistant
Department of Media and Communication, LMU Munich

Education

10/2014 – 06/2018 Doctor rerum socialium (Dr. rer. soc.), Communication
LMU Munich
10/2011 – 09/2013 M.A., Communication
LMU Munich
10/2008 – 07/2011 B.A., Communication (Major) | Sociology (Minor)
LMU Munich
06/2008 Higher Education Entrance Qualification („Abitur“)
Humboldt-Gymnasium, Potsdam

University and Field Service

08/2017 – current Youth Representative of the DGPuK Division „Media Reception and Effects” (NaRezFo), together with Nora Denner
10/2016 – current Representative of the Non-Professorial Teaching Staff
Department of Media and Communication, LMU Munich

Reviewing

  • Journals: Communication Research Reports (1), Digital Journalism (1), Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media (1), Journal of Communication (3), Journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management (1), Journalism (1), Journalism Practice (1), Journalism Studies (2), Mass Communication and Society (1), Mobile Media & Communication (1), New Media & Society (4)
  • Professional Associations: Annual Conference of the International Communication Association (ICA), Annual Conference of the German Communication Association (DGPuK), Annual Conference of the Association of Internet Researchers (AoIR), Annual Conference of the DGPuK Division „Methods“, Annual Conference of the DGPuK Division „Media Reception and Effects”
  • Miscellaneous: SoSci Panel (Peer-reviewed academic online access panel)

Awards and Honors (Research)

  • Second Place Competitive Paper Awards 2014 of the ICA Game Studies Interest Group for the paper: Framing Gaming. The Effects of Media Frames on Perceptions of Game(r)s (with Dr. Alexander Haas)
  • Best Thesis Award of the Department of Media and Communication (LMU Munich) for a M.A. thesis
  • Best Thesis Award of the Department of Media and Communication (LMU Munich) for a B.A. thesis

Awards and Honors (Teaching)

  • Award for Excellence in Teaching at the Department of Media and Communication (LMU Munich) for the course „Medienlehre” [German Media System]; Top 5 evaluated course at the Department in the summer term 2015
  • Award for Excellence in Teaching at the Department of Media and Communication (LMU Munich) for the course „Medienlehre” [German Media System]; Top 4 evaluated course at the Department in the summer term 2014

Professional Memberships

  • Association of Internet Researchers (AoIR)
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Publizistik- und Kommunikationswissenschaft (DGPuK, German Communication Association)
  • European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA)
  • International Communication Association (ICA)