Dr.  

Dennis Lichtenstein

M.A.

 

 

Institute for Comparative Media and Communication Studies (CMC)
Austrian Academy of Sciences / Alpen-Adria-University Klagenfurt
1010 Wien, Postgasse 7, Austria
Phone +43 (0)1 / 51 581-3115
E-Mail: dennis.lichtenstein(at)oeaw.ac.at


Research Interests

Political Communication, Crisis Communication, Journalism Studies, Politainment, European Public Sphere, European Identity, Comparative Media Studies, Science Communication

Academic Education

Academic Education

2014 PhD in Communication Science at Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf,

Thesis: European Identities – a comparative analysis of the media public sphere in Eastern and Western EU countries.

2007–2008 Master Studies in Media and Communication at University of Augsburg

2002–2005 Bachelor Studies in Communication Science at Paris-Lodron-Unversity Salzburg

Professional Career

Professional Career

Since 06.2019 Senior Scientist at the Institute for Comparative Media and Communication Studies at the Austrian Academy of Science and the Alpen-Adria-University Klagenfurt

Since 2016 Visiting lecturer at University of Applied Science and Arts Hannover

10.2014–05.2019 Postdoctoral researcher at Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen

04.2011–09.2014 Junior Scientist at University of Düsseldorf

04.2008–03.2011 Junior Scientist at University of Augsburg

Reviewing and Consulting Activities, Editorships

Reviewing and Consulting Activities, Editorships

Reviewer for the journals  “Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly”, “SComS Studies in Communication Science“, “Environmental Communication“, “Medien & Kommunikationswissenschaft (M&K)“, “Publizistik“, “Studies in Communication | Media“, “Global Media Journal“, “Journal für Mediensport und Sportkommunikation“, the annual conferences of the International Communication Association (ICA), the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Publizistik- und Kommunikationswissenschaft (DGPuK) and the DGPuK sections “Communication and Politics”, “Science Communication”, “Media Sport and Sport communication” etc.

Memberships in Professional Associations

Memberships in Professional Associations

International Communication Association (ICA)

German Communication Association (DGPuK)

DGPuK section “Communication and Politics”

DGPuK section “Science Communication”

DGPuK section “International and intercultural communication“

DGPuK section “journalism Studies”

DGPuK section “Media Sport and Sport communication”

Publications and Lectures (since 2019)

Books and Monographs

Books and Monographs

Peer-Reviewed Articles and Book Chapters

Peer-Reviewed Articles and Book Chapters

  • Lichtenstein, D. (2019). Political information on YouTube. An analysis of four political YouTube channels in Germany. In L. Leprêtre & Durin, E. (Eds.), Innovative educational and media practices for an inclusive and participatory Europe (pp. 25-45). Brussels: Les Editions de l'IHECS.
  • Lichtenstein, D., & Eilders, C. (2019). Lost in uncertainty: How the Euro crisis affected European identity constructions in national media discourses. International Communication Gazette, 81, 602-622. doi:10.1177/1748048518814357
  • Lichtenstein, D., Esau, K., Pavlova, L., Osipov, D., & Argylov, N. (2019). Framing the Ukraine Crisis. A Comparison between Talk Show Debates in Russian and German. International Communication Gazette, 81, 66-88. doi:10.1177/1748048518755209
  • Nitsch, C., & Lichtenstein, D. Satirizing international crises: The depiction of the Ukraine, Greek debt and migration crisis in political satire shows. Studies In Communication Sciences, 18, (in press).

Other Articles and Book Chapters

Other Articles and Book Chapters

  • Lichtenstein, D., Nitsch, C., & Wagner, A. (2019). Produktive Pointen: Wie Die Anstalt Politik verarbeitet. In D. Krauss (Ed.), Die Rache des Mainstreams an sich selbst: 5 Jahre Die Anstalt (pp. 276-283). Frankfurt am Main: Westend.

Research Papers

Research Papers

POPULAR ARTICLES AND BOOK CHAPTERS

POPULAR ARTICLES AND BOOK CHAPTERS

  • Nitsch, C., & Lichtenstein, D. (2019). Satire als "Einstiegsdroge". Die Weltwoche. Retrieved from https://medienwoche.ch/2019/10/24/satire-als-einstiegsdroge/
  • Lichtenstein, D. (2019). FPÖ-Videoskandal: Zugekokst und Red-Bull-betankt auf Ibiza. Zu-Daily.de.
  • Lichtenstein, D. (2019). Warum Filmstars erfolgreiche Politiker sein können [Interview mit J. Scharpenberg]. Schwäbische Zeitung.
  • Lichtenstein, D. (2019). EU-Image vor der Wahl [Interview mit E. Steinlein]. Tagesschau.de. Retrieved from https://www.tagesschau.de/europawahl/eu-image-europawahl-101.html
  • Lichtenstein, D. (2019). Wie politisch ist das Irrenhaus?. Zu-Daily.de.

Keynotes

Keynotes

Invited Lectures

Invited Lectures

  • 27/06/2019 , Gießen
    Dennis Lichtenstein: 
    Politik mal anders – Politikdarstellungen in Satire und YouTube-Formaten
    Gastvortrag an der Universität Gießen

Other Lectures

Other Lectures

  • 25/05/2019 , Washington, D.C.
    Dennis Lichtenstein: 
    Who am I and what’s politics? Social political video creators' role concepts and their depiction of political issues
    69th Annual International Communication Association Conference
  • 16/05/2019 , St. Petersburg
    Dennis Lichtenstein: 
    Creating communities of produsers? Production and perception of news media's audience-oriented social network strategies
    7th International Conference Comparative Media Studies in Today's World: Communities, Audiences, Publics

Popular Lectures

Popular Lectures

  • 25/06/2019
    Dennis Lichtenstein: 
    Was kann Satire? [Interview mit Felix Meindorfer]
    Radiosender M94.5
  • 09/06/2019
    Dennis Lichtenstein: 
    Satire als neue Variante des Journalismus? [Interview mit Mirjam Kid]
    @mediares - Deutschlandfunk