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

Current projects

A Different Kind of Journalism? How Satire and Online News Formats Deal with Normative Functions of the Public Sphere

Media Conflicts on Migration: How Migrants and Migration Become Objects of Media Controversy

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

Books and Monographs

Books and Monographs

Peer-Reviewed Articles and Book Chapters

Peer-Reviewed Articles and Book Chapters

Other Articles and Book Chapters

Other Articles and Book Chapters

Research Papers

Research Papers

POPULAR ARTICLES AND BOOK CHAPTERS

POPULAR ARTICLES AND BOOK CHAPTERS

Keynotes

Keynotes

Invited Lectures

Invited Lectures

Other Lectures

Other Lectures

Popular Lectures

Popular Lectures