• July 13, 2017
    PhD completed! We are very proud to announce that this week Desirée Schmuck defended her dissertation entitled "Us against them: The effects of right-wing populist political advertising on intergroup attitudes" with distinction.
    Congratulations, Dr. Desi!
  • April 4, 2017
    We are very proud to announce that Brigitte Naderer recently defended her dissertation entitled "The influence of product placements in children's movies. Content, underlying mechanism and protective measures" with distinction.
    Congratulations, Dr. Brigitte!
  • March 3, 2017
    Professor Matthes
    new Associate Editor of Human Communication Research! Starting January 2017, he will be one of four Associate Editors for one of the flagship journals of our field, Human Communication Research. The journal (impact factor: 2.4), published by Wiley, is currently ranked as the 5th most important of our research field.
  • March 2, 2017
    The dates and topics of this semester's research colloquium are now available. As usual, we invite everyone to join us on interesting debates. Please also check who's given a talk at our colloquium in the past years.