Dipl.-Journ., Dr. phil.

Tobias Eberwein

Senior Scientist and Research Group Leader “Media Accountability & Media Change”

 

 

 

Lecturer at Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt (Department of Media and Communications)
Lecturer at Hamburg Media School
Lecturer at Cologne University of Applied Sciences (Faculty of Information Science and Communication Studies)

Institute for Comparative Media and Communication Studies (CMC)
Austrian Academy of Sciences / Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt
1010 Wien, Postgasse 7, Austria
Phone (+43-1) 51581-3117
Fax (+43-1) 51581-3120
Email: tobias.eberwein(at)oeaw.ac.at
Personal website: coolepark.de


Research interests

Media ethics and media accountability, media structures and media governance, journalism, media innovations and media change, methods of empirical social science, comparative communication and media research

Academic Education

Academic Education

2007 – 2013: Doctoral studies at the Faculty of Cultural Studies at TU Dortmund
Thesis: „Literary journalism. Theory – traditions – status quo“

Simultaneously: Certified program of further education „Professional teaching skills for the university“ at the Center for Higher Education at TU Dortmund

1999 – 2006: Studies of Journalism, Political Sciences, American and English Culture and Literature at University of Dortmund 

Professional Career

Professional Career

Since 2014: Senior Scientist and Research Group Leader at the Institute for Comparative Media and Communication Studies at the Austrian Academy of Sciences and the Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt

Since 2014: Visiting lecturer at Hamburg Media School

Summer semester 2014: Visiting professor (Vertretungsprofessur) for communication with a focus on structures of public communication at Dresden University of Technology

Winter semester 2013/2014: Visiting professor (Vertretungsprofessur) for online/print journalism at Dortmund University of Technology

2013 – 2014: Director of the "Initiative Nachrichtenaufklärung"

Summer semester 2013: Visiting professor (Vertretungsprofessur) for international journalism at Dortmund University of Technology

Since 2012: Visiting lecturer at the Faculty of Information Science and Communication Studies at Cologne University of Applied Sciences

2011 – 2013: Acting academic director of the Erich Brost Institute for international journalism, Dortmund

2009 – 2013: Researcher (50%) at the Erich Brost Institute for international journalism, Dortmund
Coordination of the international research project "Media Accountability and Transparency in Europe” (MediaAcT)

2009 – 2010: Founding editor of the online review journal "r:k:m – Rezensionen:Kommunikation:Medien“

2006 – 2013: Scientific associate (50%) at the Institute of Journalism at University of Dortmund
Editor-in-chief of the online journal "Medien Monitor“ and the „Journalistik Journal“

2005 – 2008: Review editor of the learned journal "Publizistik. Vierteljahreshefte für Kommunikationsforschung“

2004 – 2006: Student assistant (SHK) at the Institute of Journalism at University of Dortmund University (Project "Initiative Nachrichtenaufklärung“)

2002 – 2003: Trainee (Volontär) at the "Westfalenpost“ in Hagen (Westfalen)

1998 – 2002: Journalistic occupations for various daily media – among others the "Deutsche Presse-Agentur“ (dpa), "die tageszeitung“ (taz), "Weser-Kurier“, "Oberhessische Presse“, "Hit Radio FFH“ and many more

Fellowships and Awards

Fellowships and Awards

2010: META – Medienethik-Award, Stuttgart Media University

2002 – 2006: e-fellows.net online scholarship programme

Consulting and Refereeing Activities

Consulting and Refereeing Activities

Since 2018: Vice President of the International Association for Literary Journalism Studies

Since 2017: Research Chair of the International Association for Literary Journalism Studies

Since 2015: Member of the advisory board of the Interdisciplinary Media Ethics Center (IMEC)

Since 2014: Member of the advisory board of the journal “Literary Journalism Studies“

Since 2013: Vice-chairman of the Verein zur Förderung der Zeitungsforschung in Dortmund

2013 – 2015: Editor of “aviso – Informationsdienst der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Publizistik- und Kommunikationswissenschaft”

Since 2011: Secretary of the Verein zur Förderung der publizistischen Selbstkontrolle (FPS)

2011 – 2015: Chair of the Graduate Student Committee of the International Association for Literary Journalism Studies (IALJS)

Reviewer for the journals “Medien & Kommunikationswissenschaft“ (M&K), “Publizistik”, “Studies in Communication | Media“ (SCM), “Medien und Zeit“, “Medien Journal“, “Literary Journalism Studies“, “Studies in Communication Sciences“, "International Review of Information Ethics" (IRIE), “Corporate Communications: an International Journal” (CCIJ), the annual conferences of the International Communication Association (ICA), the International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR), the International Association for Literary Journalism Studies (IALJS), the European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA), the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Publizistik- und Kommunikationswissenschaft (DGPuK) and the DGPuK section “Journalistik/Journalismusforschung”, the Deutsche Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR) etc.

Memberships in professional organisations

Memberships in professional organisations

International Communication Association (ICA)

International Association for Literary Journalism Studies (IALJS)

International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR)

European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA)

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Publizistik- und Kommunikationswissenschaft (DGPuK)

Österreichische Gesellschaft für Kommunikationswissenschaft (ÖGK)

Verein zur Förderung der publizistischen Selbstkontrolle (FPS)

Verein zur Förderung der Zeitungsforschung in Dortmund

Ex e.V. – Förderverein der Absolventinnen und Absolventen des Instituts für Journalistik der Universität Dortmund

Congress Organization

Congress Organization

Internet-Plattformen und Algorithmen: Die automatisierte Online-Kommunikation als Herausforderung für die Regulierung. Conference of the Department of Innovation and Digitalisation in Law of the University of Vienna and the Institute for Comparative Media and Communication Studies (CMC) of the Austrian Academy of Sciences and the Alpen-Adria-Universität. Vienna, 5-6 October 2018

Media and Transparency – A Global Perspective. One-day workshop following the Herrenhausen Conference at Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften (with the Technische Universität Dortmund). Berlin, 15 June 2018

13th annual conference of the International Association for Literary Journalism Studies (IALJS). Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna, 17-19 May 2018

Glaubst Du noch oder weißt Du schon? Zur "Glaubwürdigkeit" von Medien in historischer und aktueller Perspektive. Annual conference of the Verein zur Förderung der Zeitungsforschung in Dortmund. Dortmund, 24 November 2017

Elektronische Person, Governance-by-Design & Co.: Potenziale und Grenzen innovativer Ansätze zur Kontrolle von Algorithmen und Robotern. Expert workshop and public panel discussion at the Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna, 2 October 2017

4th CRSCOM Conference (with the Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt and the University of Vienna). Vienna, 21-23 September 2017

Media accountability at the crossroads: European challenges and perspectives. Pre-conference to the 6th European Communication Conference (with the Technische Universität Dortmund). Prague, 8 November 2016

Entangled history medial gedacht: Internationale und transkulturelle Kommunikationsgeschichte. Annual conference of the Verein zur Förderung der Zeitungsforschung in Dortmund (with the DGPuK sections “International and Intercultural Communication“ and “Communication History“). Dortmund, 14-16 January 2016

Responsibility and resistance: Ethics in mediatized worlds. International conference at the Austrian Academy of Sciences (with the University of Bremen and the University of Education Ludwigsburg). Vienna, 10-11 December 2015

Neue Presseökonomie – Finanzierungsmodelle für den digitalen Journalismus. Annual conference of the Verein zur Förderung der Zeitungsforschung in Dortmund. Dortmund, 9 May 2014

Media accountability in the digital age – international perspectives. Panel at annual conference of the International Communication Association (with the Polish Communication Association). London, 17-21 June 2013

Networks of transnational and transcultural communication: Concepts in theory, methodology and research. Annual conference of the DGPuK section “International and Intercultural Communication”. Dortmund, 22-24 November 2012

Media accountability and transparency in Europe – and beyond. Panel at the 4th European Communication Conference. Istanbul, 24-27 October 2012

Theoretisch praktisch!? Anwendungsoptionen und gesellschaftliche Relevanz der Kommunikations- und Medienforschung. Annual conference of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Publizistik- und Kommuniktionswissenschaft (DGPuK). Dortmund, 1-3 June 2011

Third Party Projects

Third Party Projects

2016 – 2017: Smartphones in the lives of refugees. Funded by the City of Vienna (with Katja Kaufmann)

2016 – 2017: Key figures of public service broadcasting. Funded by the Austrian Broadcasting Corporation (ORF) (with Matthias Karmasin)

2015 – 2016: Economic perspectives on ancillary copyright and the regulation of market-dominating search engine operators. Funded by the Austrian Newspaper Association (VÖZ) (with Matthias Karmasin)

2015 – 2016: 90 Jahre Institut für Zeitungsforschung der Stadt Dortmund. Funded by the Stiftung Presse-Haus NRZ (with Stefanie Averbeck-Lietz and Hans Bohrmann)

2014: Zeitungen und anderen Drucksachen. Die Bestände des Dortmunder Instituts für Zeitungsforschung als Quelle und Gegenstand der Forschung. Festschrift für Gabriele Toepser-Ziegert. Funded by the Stiftung Presse-Haus NRZ (with Stefanie Averbeck-Lietz and Hans Bohrmann)

2011 – 2014: Journalistik Journal. Funded by the Stiftung Presse-Haus NRZ (with Susanne Fengler)

2009: Journalismus und Öffentlichkeit. Eine Profession und ihr gesellschaftlicher Auftrag. Festschrift für Horst Pöttker. Funded by the Stiftung Presse-Haus NRZ (with Daniel Müller)

Publications

The 10 most important publications

The 10 most important publications

  • Media accountability in the era of post-truth politics. European challenges and perspectives (= Series: Routledge Studies in European Communication Research and Education). London, New York: Routledge 2019 (ed. with Susanne Fengler and Matthias Karmasin)
  • Responsibility and resistance. Ethics in mediatized worlds (= Series: Ethics in mediatized worlds). Wiesbaden: Springer VS 2019 (ed. with Matthias Karmasin, Friedrich Krotz and Matthias Rath)
  • Changing media – changing democracy? Exploring the democratic potential of social media (= Series: Relation – Communication Research in Comparative Perspective, Vol. 5). Vienna: Austrian Academy of Sciences Press 2019 (ed. with Corinna Wenzel)
  • The European handbook of media accountability. London, New York: Routledge 2018 (ed. with Susanne Fengler & Matthias Karmasin)
  • Both sides of the story: Communication ethics in mediatized worlds. In: Journal of Communication 66, 2/2016, 328-342, doi: 10.1111/jcom.12216 (with Colin Porlezza)
  • How effective is media self-regulation? Results from a comparative survey of European journalists. In: European Journal of Communication 30, 3/2015, 249-266, doi: 10.1177/0267323114561009 (with Susanne Fengler, Salvador Alsius, Olivier Baisnée, Klaus Bichler, Boguslawa Dobek-Ostrowska, Huub Evers, Michal Glowacki, Harmen Groenhart, Halliki Harro-Loit, Heikki Heikkilä, Mike Jempson, Matthias Karmasin, Epp Lauk, Julia Lönnendonker, Marcel Mauri, Gianpietro Mazzoleni, Judith Pies, Colin Porlezza, Wayne Powell, Raluca Radu, Ruth Rodriguez, Stephan Ruß-Mohl, Laura Schneider-Mombaur, Sergio Splendore, Jari Väliverronen & Sandra Vera Zambrano)
  • Journalists and media accountability. An international study of news people in the digital age. New York etc.: Peter Lang 2014 (ed. with Susanne Fengler, Gianpietro Mazzoleni, Colin Porlezza & Stephan Ruß-Mohl)
  • Literarischer Journalismus. Theorie – Traditionen – Gegenwart. Köln: Herbert von Halem Verlag 2013
  • Mapping media accountability – in Europe and beyond. Köln: Herbert von Halem Verlag 2011 (ed. with Susanne Fengler, Epp Lauk & Tanja Leppik-Bork)
  • Journalismus und Öffentlichkeit. Eine Profession und ihr gesellschaftlicher Auftrag. Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2010 (ed. with Daniel Müller)

A complete list of Tobias Eberwein's scientific publications is available here.

Books and Monographs

Books and Monographs

  • Eberwein, T., Fengler, S., & Karmasin, M. (Eds.). (2019). Media accountability in the era of post-truth politics. European challenges and perspectives. London / New York: Routledge.
  • Eberwein, T., & Wenzel, C. (Eds.). (2019). Changing media – changing democracy? Exploring the democratic potential of social media (= Relation – Communication Research in Comparative Perspective, Vol. 5). Changing media – changing democracy? Exploring the democratic potential of social media (= Relation – Communication Research in Comparative Perspective, Vol. 5). Wien: Austrian Academy of Sciences Press.
  • Weder, F., Einwiller, S., & Eberwein, T. (Eds.). (2019). CSR communication. Concepts, strategies, and future scenarios (= Special issue Corporate Communications). CSR communication. Concepts, strategies, and future scenarios.
  • Eberwein, T., Karmasin, M., Krotz, F., & Rath, M. (Eds.). (2019). Responsibility and resistance. Ethics in mediatized worlds (= Ethik in mediatisierten Welten, Bd. 2). Wiesbaden: Springer VS.
  • Eberwein, T. (Tran.). (2019). Ethik in mediatisierten Welten. Buchreihe des Interdisziplinären Zentrums für Medienethik (IMEC) [Ethics in mediatized worlds. Book series of the IMEC]. Wiesbaden: Springer.
  • Weder, F., Einwiller, S., & Eberwein, T. (Eds.). (2018). CSR communication and the public sphere. Special issue MedienJournal 42 (1). CSR communication and the public sphere. Special issue MedienJournal 42 (1).
  • Einwiller, S., Weder, F., & Eberwein, T. (Eds.). (2018). CSR Communication Conference. Conference Proceedings. Ljubljana: University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Social Sciences.
  • Eberwein, T., Fengler, S., & Karmasin, M. (Eds.). (2018). The European handbook of media accountability. London, New York: Routledge.
  • Fengler, S., Eberwein, T., Mazzoleni, G., Porlezza, C., & Ruß-Mohl, S. (Eds.). (2014). Journalists and media accountability: An international study of news people in the digital age. New York: Peter Lang.

Peer-Reviewed Articles and Book Chapters

Peer-Reviewed Articles and Book Chapters

  • Eberwein, T. (2019). In Enttäuschung vereint: Motive für dysfunktionale Anschlusskommunikation in Nutzerkommentaren – und Konsequenzen für den Journalismus [United by disappointment: Motives for dysfunctional follow-up communication in user comments – and consequences for journalism] [accepted]. In A. Blome, T. Eberwein,, & S. Averbeck-Lietz, (Eds.), Medienvertrauen. Historische und aktuelle Perspektiven.. Berlin: de Gruyter.
  • Eberwein, T., Saurwein, F., & Karmasin, M. (2019). Öffentlich-rechtlicher Rundfunk in Europa: Ein kennzahlenbasierter Vergleich zum Verhältnis von Finanzierung und Publikumsleistungen [Public Service Broadcasting in Europe: A Key-figure-based Comparison of the Relation Between Funding and Audience Performance] [in print]. Jahrbuch Für Christliche Sozialwissenschaften, 60, n/a.
  • Saurwein, F., Eberwein, T., & Karmasin, M. (2019). Public service media in Europe: Exploring the relationship between funding and audience performance. Javnost - The Public, 1-18. doi:10.1080/13183222.2019.1602812
  • Eberwein, T. (2019). Press councils. In T. P. Vos & Hanusch, F. (Eds.), The International Encyclopedia of Journalism Studies. Oxford / Malden: Wiley-Blackwell. doi:10.1002/9781118841570.iejs0103
  • Eberwein, T. (2019). A question of trust: Functions and effects of transmedia journalism [reprint]. In Information Resources Management Association (Ed.), Journalism and ethics. Breakthroughs in research and practice (pp. 856-871). Hershey, PA: IGI Global. doi:10.4018/978-1-5225-8359-2.ch047
  • Weder, F., Einwiller, S., & Eberwein, T. (2019). Heading for new shores. Impact orientation of CSR communication and the need for communicative responsibility. Corporate Communications: An International Journal (Special Issue), 24, 198-211. doi:10.1108/CCIJ-02-2019-0020
  • Eberwein, T., Saurwein, F., Karmasin, M., & Vogl, N. (2019). Kennzahlen des öffentlichen Rundfunks – ein internationaler Vergleich [Key Figures of Public Broadcasting - an International Comparison]. In J. Krone & Gebesmair, A. (Eds.), Zur Ökonomie gemeinwohlorientierter Medien. Digitale Massenkommunikation in Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. (pp. 187-207). Baden-Baden: Nomos.
  • Eberwein, T. (2018). A question of trust: Functions and effects of transmedia journalism. In R. Rampazzo Gambarato & Alzamora, G. C. (Eds.), Exploring transmedia journalism in the digital age (pp. 15-30). Hershey, PA: IGI Global. doi:10.4018/978-1-5225-3781-6.ch002
  • Eberwein, T. (2018). Medienselbstkontrolle [Media self-control]. In J. Krone & Pellegrini, T. (Eds.), Handbuch Medienökonomie. Wiesbaden: Springer VS. doi:10.1007/978-3-658-09632-8_72-1
  • Eberwein, T. (2018). Diffusion of the inimitable: Helge Timmerberg and the advent of German Gonzo. In R. Alexander & Isager, C. (Eds.), Fear and loathing worldwide: Gonzo journalism beyond Hunter S. Thompson (pp. 35-52). London: Bloomsbury.
  • Eberwein, T., & Porlezza, C. (2018). Integration durch Partizipation? Funktionen (und Fehlleistungen) des digitalen Bürgerjournalismus [Integration through participation? Functions (and failures) of digital citizen journalism]. In M. Prinzing, Köberer, N., & Schröder, M. (Eds.), Migration, Integration, Inklusion. Medienethische Herausforderungen und Potenziale für die digitale Mediengesellschaft (pp. 87-104). Baden-Baden: Nomos.
  • Eberwein, T., Fengler, S., & Karmasin, M. (2018). Vernetzung der Medien(selbst)regulierung. Eine vergleichende Analyse von Media-Accountability-Strukturen in 30 europäischen Staaten [Integrating media (self) regulation. A comparative analysis of media accountability structures in 30 European countries]. In C. Eilders, Jandura, O., Bause, H., & Frieß, D. (Eds.), Vernetzung. Stabilität und Wandel gesellschaftlicher Kommunikation (pp. 268-287). Köln: Herbert von Halem.
  • Beaufort, M., Eberwein, T., & Seethaler, J. (2017). CSR and political communication. In S. Diehl, Karmasin, M., Mueller, B., Terlutter, R., & Weder, F. (Eds.), Handbook of integrated CSR communication (pp. 413-431). Hamburg: Springer.
  • Eberwein, T., Porlezza, C., Bichler, K., & Karmasin, M. (2016). Lästige Gäste? Partizipation und Produsage als Problem der journalistischen Selbstregulierung: Ergebnisse einer Drei-Länder-Studie [Inconvenient guests? Participation and produsage as a problem for journalistic self-regulation: Results from a three-country study]. Medien Journal, 40, 34-48.
  • Kus, M., Eberwein, T., Porlezza, C., & Splendore, S. (2016). Training or improvisation? Citizen journalists and their educational background: A comparative view. Journalism Practice, 11, 355-372. doi:10.1080/17512786.2016.1221737
  • Eberwein, T., & Porlezza, C. (2016). Both sides of the story: Communication ethics in mediatized worlds. Journal Of Communication, 66, 328-342. doi:10.1111/jcom.12216
  • Splendore, S., Di Salvo, P., Eberwein, T., Groenhart, H., Kus, M., & Porlezza, C. (2016). Educational strategies data journalism: A comparative study of six European countries. Journalism: Theory, Practice & Criticism, 17, 138-152. doi:10.1177/1464884915612683
  • Eberwein, T., Evers, H., & Groenhart, H. (2015). Medienverantwortung und journalistische Transparenz: Optionen für Redaktionen im digitalen Umbruch [Media responsibility and journalistic transparency: Options for newsrooms in the digital transformation]. In P. Grimm, Keber, T., & Zöllner, O. (Eds.), Anonymität und Transparenz in der Digitalen Gesellschaft (pp. 117-131). Stuttgart: Franz Steiner.
  • Eberwein, T., Porlezza, C., & Splendore, S. (2015). Media as political actors. In G. Mazzoleni (Ed.), The International Encyclopedia of Political Communication (pp. 703-711). Oxford (UK), Malden (MA): Wiley-Blackwell.
  • Fengler, S., Eberwein, T., Bichler, K., Karmasin, M., Alsius, S., Baisnée, O., et al. (2015). How effective is media self-regulation? Results from a comparative survey of European journalists. European Journal Of Communication, 30, 249-266.
  • Eberwein, T. (2015). Journalistisches Erzählen im Wandel: Ergebnisse einer Mehrmethodenstudie [Journalistic storytelling in transition: Results of a multi-method study]. In O. Hahn, Hohlfeld, R., & Knieper, T. (Eds.), Digitale Öffentlichkeit(en) (pp. 107-120). Konstanz: UVK.
  • Eberwein, T., Fengler, S., & Karmasin, M. (2015). Praktisch wirkungslos? Perspektiven einer angewandten Medienethik [Practically ineffective? Perspectives of applied media ethics]. In M. Maring (Ed.), Vom Praktisch-Werden der Ethik in interdisziplinärer Sicht: Ansätze und Beispiele der Institutionalisierung, Konkretisierung und Implementierung der Ethik (pp. 85-104). Karlsruhe: KIT Scientific Publishing.
  • Eberwein, T., Fengler, S., Karmasin, M., Porlezza, C., & Ruß-Mohl, S. (2015). Eine Frage des Gewissens? Zur Wirksamkeit journalistischer Selbstregulierung unter den Bedingungen des Medienwandels [A question of the conscience? The effectiveness of journalistic self-regulation under the conditions of media change]. In M. Prinzing, Rath, M., Schicha, C., & Stapf, I. (Eds.), Neuvermessung der Medienethik: Bilanz, Themen und Herausforderungen seit 2000 (pp. 223-242). Weinheim, Basel: Beltz Juventa.
  • Eberwein, T. (2015). Der 'andere' Journalismus: Verselbständigung und Differenzierung an der Grenze von Journalismus und Literatur [The 'other' journalism: Autonomization and differentiation at the boundary of journalism and literature]. Medien & Zeit, 30, 5-16.
  • Eberwein, T., & Porlezza, C. (2014). The missing link: Online media accountability practices and their implications for European media policy. Journal Of Information Policy. Special Issue. Contemporary Issues In European Media Policy, 421-443.
  • Fengler, S., Eberwein, T., Lönnendonker, J., & Schneider-Mombaur, L. (2014). Journalists, journalism ethics and media accountability: A comparative survey of 14 European and Arab countries. In W. N. Wyatt (Ed.), The ethics of journalism: Individual, institutional and cultural influences (pp. 85-105). London: I.B.Tauris.
  • Fengler, S., Eberwein, T., Leppik-Bork, T., Lönnendonker, J., & Pies, J. (2014). Introduction: Media accountability - basic concepts and theoretical foundations. In S. Fengler, Eberwein, T., Mazzoleni, G., Porlezza, C., & Ruß-Mohl, S. (Eds.), Journalists and media accountability: An international study of news people in the digital age (pp. 7-30). New York: Peter Lang.
  • Fengler, S., & Eberwein, T. (2014). Mapping media accountability - in Europe and beyond. In S. Fengler, Eberwein, T., Mazzoleni, G., Porlezza, C., & Ruß-Mohl, S. (Eds.), Journalists and media accountability: An international study of news people in the digital age (pp. 31-50). New York: Peter Lang.
  • Eberwein, T., Fengler, S., Philipp, S., & Ille, M. (2014). Counting media accountability - the concept and methodology of the MediaAcT Survey. In S. Fengler, Eberwein, T., Mazzoleni, G., Porlezza, C., & Ruß-Mohl, S. (Eds.), Journalists and media accountability: An international study of news people in the digital age (pp. 65-79). New York: Peter Lang.
  • Fengler, S., Eberwein, T., Mazzoleni, G., Ruß-Mohl, S., & Porlezza, C. (2014). Summary: Perspectives for newsrooms, policy-makers and journalism educators. In S. Fengler, Eberwein, T., Mazzoleni, G., Porlezza, C., & Ruß-Mohl, S. (Eds.), Journalists and media accountability: An international study of news people in the digital age (pp. 265-289). New York: Peter Lang.
  • Fengler, S., Eberwein, T., Karmasin, M., & Ruß-Mohl, S. (2014). Grenzenlose Journalismusethik? Medienselbstkontrolle und Media Accountability im internationalen Vergleich [Journalism ethics without borders? Media self-regulation and media accountability - an international comparison]. In O. Quiring, Jackob, N., & Stark, B. (Eds.), Von der Gutenberg-Galaxis zur Google-Galaxis: Alte und neue Grenzvermessungen nach 50 Jahren DGPuK (pp. 269-287). Konstanz: UVK.

Other Articles and Book Chapters

Other Articles and Book Chapters

  • Eberwein, T., & Wenzel, C. (2019). Introduction: Changing media – changing democracy?. In T. Eberwein & Wenzel, C. (Eds.), Changing media – changing democracy? Exploring the democratic potential of social media (pp. 11-18). Wien: Austrian Academy of Sciences Press.
  • Eberwein, T., Fengler, S., & Karmasin, M. (2019). Theory and practice of media accountability in Europe: an introductory overview. In T. Eberwein, Fengler, S., & Karmasin, M. (Eds.), Media accountability in the era of post-truth politics: European challenges and perspectives. London / New York: Routledge.
  • Weder, F., Einwiller, S., & Eberwein, T. (2018). CSR communication and the public sphere - Editorial. Medienjournal Special Issue, 42, 2-9.
  • Eberwein, T., Fengler, S., & Karmasin, M. (2018). Introduction: Putting media accountability on the map. In T. Eberwein, Fengler, S., & Karmasin, M. (Eds.), The European handbook of media accountability (pp. 1-6). London, New York: Routledge.
  • Eberwein, T., Fengler, S., Bastian, M., & Brinkmann, J. (2018). Germany: Disregarded diversity. In T. Eberwein, Fengler, S., & Karmasin, M. (Eds.), The European handbook of media accountability (pp. 90-98). London, New York: Routledge.
  • Eberwein, T., Fengler, S., Kaufmann, K., Brinkmann, J., & Karmasin, M. (2018). Summary: Measuring media accountability in Europe – and beyond. In T. Eberwein, Fengler, S., & Karmasin, M. (Eds.), The European handbook of media accountability (pp. 285-300). London, New York: Routledge.
  • Eberwein, T. (2015). Der Widerspruch von Schnelligkeit und Aktualität: Medienethische Überlegungen zum gegenwärtigen Geschwindigkeitswahn im Journalismus [The contradiction between rapidity and topicality: Media-ethical reflections on the current delusion of speed in journalism]. Communicatio Socialis, 48, 407-411.
  • Eberwein, T. (2015). Die Geschichte der Geschichte: Journalistisches Erzählen im Wandel der Zeiten [The story of the story: Journalistic narrations in changing times]. In M. Prinzing (Ed.), Die Kunst der Story. Thun: Werd & Weber.
  • Eberwein, T. (2014). Journalistic quality as crowd wisdom? What journalists think about criticism on the social web. In M. Scheiber & Zimmermann, C. (Eds.), Journalism and technological change: Historical perspectives, contemporary trends (pp. 205-224). New York: Campus.
  • Fengler, S., Eberwein, T., & Pies, J. (2014). Journalists, journalism ethics and media accountability: A comparative survey of 14 European and Arab countries. Journal Of Shanxi University (Philosophy And Social Science Edition), 72-80.
  • Averbeck-Lietz, S., & Eberwein, T. (2014). Vorwort [Preface]. In K. Peter, Bartelt-Kircher, G., & Schröder, A. (Eds.), Zeitungen und andere Drucksachen: Die Bestände des Dortmunder Instituts für Zeitungsforschung als Quelle und Gegenstand der Forschung (pp. 11-16). Essen: Klartext.

Research Papers

Research Papers

  • Karmasin, M., Eberwein, T., & Schäfer-Hock, C. (2015). Österreichs Weg zum Leistungsschutzrecht für Presseverlage: Der Stand der Debatte nach dem ersten Gesetzentwurf 2015. Abschlussbericht zum Forschungsprojekt "Leistungsschutzrecht und Wettbewerbsregulierung marktbeherrschender Suchmaschinen aus medienökonomischer Sicht". Wien.

Popular articles and book chapters

Popular articles and book chapters

  • Eberwein, T., Karmasin, M., & Saurwein, F. (2019). Öffentlicher Rundfunk in Europa: Finanzierung beeinflusst Publikumserfolg [Public broadcasting in Europe: Funding affects audience performance]. Derstandard.at. Retrieved from https://www.derstandard.at/story/2000107140530/oeffentlicher-rundfunk-in-europa-finanzierung-beeinflusst-publikumserfolg
  • Eberwein, T. (2018). Futter für den Troll. Motive für disruptives Kommentieren auf Nachrichten-Websites – und wie sich dagegen vorgehen lässt. Neue Gegenwart, 60. Retrieved from http://www.neuegegenwart.de/ausgabe60/troll.htm
  • Eberwein, T. (2018). Journey to a terra incognita. IALJS annual convention 2018 in Vienna. Literary Journalism, 12, 2-4. Retrieved from http://ialjs.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/1806_IALJS_Newsletterv4.pdf
  • Eberwein, T. (2018). Wider den Geschwindigkeitswahn der Medien [Against the media´s addiction to speed]. Derstandard.at Blog. Retrieved from https://derstandard.at/2000079693608/Wider-den-Geschwindigkeitswahn-der-Medien?_blogGroup=2
  • Schmidt, T., Eberwein, T., & et al.,. (2017). Alarmed, unsettled, wary: European media ponder a Trump presidency. European Journalism Observatory (Ejo). Retrieved from http://en.ejo.ch/media-politics/alarmed-unsettled-wary-european-media-ponder-a-trump-presidency
  • Eberwein, T., & Porlezza, C. (2016). Bürgerjournalismus belebt das Mediensystem [Citizen journalism revitalizes the media system]. European Journalism Observatory (Ejo). Retrieved from http://de.ejo-online.eu/digitales/buergerjournalismus-belebt-das-mediensystem
  • Averbeck-Lietz, S., & Eberwein, T. (2016). Grußwort [Welcome Note]. In A. Blome (Ed.), 90 Jahre Institut für Zeitungsforschung. Rückblicke und Ausblick (pp. 7-9). Essen: Klartext.
  • Eberwein, T. (2016). Nach dem Rausch: Bürgerjournalismus und Laienberichterstattung [After the frenzy: Citizen journalism and lay coverage]. Derstandard.at. Retrieved from http://derstandard.at/2000046816780/Nach-dem-Rausch-Buergerjournalismus-undLaienberichterstattung
  • Eberwein, T. (2016). Literary Journalism (Literarischer Journalismus). In Deutscher Fachjournalisten-Verband (Ed.), Journalistische Genres (pp. 301-311). Konstanz, München: UVK.
  • Eberwein, T. (2016). Der digitale Umbruch als Chance [The digital transformation as an opportunity]. In Transparency International Deutschland (Ed.), Korruption im Journalismus. Wahrnehmung - Meinung - Lösung (pp. 23-24). Berlin: Transparency International Deutschland. Retrieved from https://www.transparency.de/fileadmin/pdfs/Themen/Medien/Transparency_Korruption_im_Journalismus_16-05-03.pdf
  • Eberwein, T. (2016). Gonzo Journalism (Gonzo-Journalismus). In Deutscher Fachjournalisten-Verband (Ed.), Journalistische Genres (pp. 285-294). Konstanz, München: UVK.
  • Eberwein, T. (2016). New Journalism. In Deutscher Fachjournalisten-Verband (Ed.), Journalistische Genres (pp. 335-346). Konstanz, München: UVK.
  • Eberwein, T. (2016). Terra incognita: Medienselbstregulierung ist überfordert [Terra incognita: Media self-regulation is overburdened]. Derstandard.at. Retrieved from http://derstandard.at/2000030564462/Terra-incognitaMedienselbstregulierung-ist-ueberfordert
  • Eberwein, T. (2016). Terra incognita. European Journalism Observatory (Ejo). Retrieved from http://de.ejo-online.eu/digitales/terra-incognita

Lectures

Keynotes

Keynotes

  • 10.12.2015 , Vienna
    Matthias Karmasin,  Tobias Eberwein: 
    Double standards: Mediatization as a challenge to media ethics
    International Conference "Resposibility & Resistance: Ethics in Mediatized Worlds"

Invited Lectures

Invited Lectures

  • 11.07.2019 , Paris
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    Ethical and strategic ways to respond to hostile media rhetoric
    5th World Journalism Education Congress
  • 11.07.2019 , Paris
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    User participation is both the problem and the cure! A nuanced view on web-based media accountability processes
    5th World Journalism Education Congress
  • 18.10.2017 , Mexico City
    Corinna Wenzel,  Tobias Eberwein: 
    Digital archiving in public service media: Ethical issues and legal restrictions
    World Conference of the International Federation of Television Archives (FIAT/IFTA)
  • 16.02.2017 , Munich
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    Diskriminierungsschutz oder Denkverbot? Anmerkungen zur Ethik der Kriminalitätsberichterstattung im Zeitalter der Migration [Non-discrimination or thought control? Comments on the ethics of crime reporting in the age of migration]
    Jahrestagung des Netzwerks Medienethik und der DGPuK-Fachgruppe "Kommunikations- und Medienethik"
  • 05.05.2015 , Bremen
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    Immer noch #neuland? Medienethik in digitalen Welten - komparativ betrachtet [Still #neuland? Media ethics in digital worlds - a comparative view]
    Zentrum für Medien-, Kommunikations- und Informationsforschung (ZeMKI) der Universität Bremen
  • 08.01.2015 , Mainz
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    Darstellungsformen im Wandel: Crossmediale Genres [Journalistic genres in transition: Crossmedia]
    Journalistisches Seminar der Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz

Other Lectures

Other Lectures

  • 19.09.2019 , Stockholm
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    The value of CSR engagement for start-ups: Lessons from a German case study
    5th CSRCOM Conference
  • 10.07.2019 , Paris
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    “Don’t feed the troll!” Dysfunctional user participation as a challenge for journalism education
    5th World Journalism Education Congress
  • 08.07.2019 , Madrid
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    De-westernizing media accountability research
    Annual conference of the International Association for Media Communication Research
  • 25.05.2019 , Washington, D.C.
    Matthias Karmasin,  Florian Saurwein,  Tobias Eberwein: 
    Public Service Broadcasting in Europe: Exploring the Relationship Between Funding and Audience Performance
    69th Annual ICA Conference: „Communication Beyond Boundaries“
  • 10.05.2019 , Stony Brook
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    Literary journalism as journalistic self-observation. How the genre irritates the profession – and thereby reinforces its identity
    14th annual conference of the International Association for Literary Journalism Studies
  • 22.02.2019 , Cologne
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    „Troll“ oder „Glaubenskrieger“? Zur Differenzierung dysfunktionaler Formen der Medienkritik in Online-Kommentaren [“Troll” or “warrior of faith”? Differentiating dysfunctional forms of media criticism in online comments]
    Jahrestagung der DGPuK-Fachgruppe „Kommunikations- und Medienethik“
  • 01.11.2018 , Lugano
    Matthias Karmasin,  Florian Saurwein,  Tobias Eberwein: 
    Public service broadcasters in Europe: Exploring the input-impact-relations and their implications for media politics.
    ECREA 2018 - 7th European Communication Conference: "Centers and Peripheries: Communication, Research, Translation"
  • 12.10.2018 , Montreal
    Corinna Wenzel,  Tobias Eberwein: 
    Memory of the future? Digital archives in public service media.
    19th annual meeting of the AoIR
  • 23.06.2018 , Eugene, OR
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    ‘Trolls’ or ‘warriors of faith’? Differentiating dysfunctional forms of media criticism in online comments
    Annual Conference of the IAMCR
  • 15.06.2018 , Berlin
    Matthias Karmasin,  Tobias Eberwein: 
    Media accountability – a global perspective beyond ‘The West’. Introductory talk.
    Workshop „Media and Transparency – A Global Perspective“ following the Herrenhausen Conference
  • 28.05.2018 , Prague
    Corinna Wenzel,  Tobias Eberwein: 
    Digital archiving in public service media: Ethical issues and legal restrictions
    68th Annual ICA Conference
  • 24.05.2018 , Prague
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    A participatory turn in journalism ethics: Rethinking objectivity on the grounds of participatory journalism.
    ICA Pre-conference “’The Participatory Turn’ Ten Years Later: Trust/Distrust and Engagement/Disengagement”
  • 27.10.2017 , St. Pölten
    Matthias Karmasin,  Florian Saurwein,  Tobias Eberwein,  Nadja Christin Vogl: 
    Kennzahlen des öffentlichen Rundfunks – ein internationaler Vergleich [Key figures of public broadcasting – an international comparison]
    Gemeinsame Jahrestagung der DGPuK-Fachgruppe Medienökonomie und des Netzwerks Medienstrukturen: "Zur Ökonomie gemeinwohlorientierter Medien"
  • 14.09.2017 , Cardiff
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    Who let the trolls out? Understanding dysfunctional follow-up communication on journalistic news platforms
    Future of Journalism 2017 conference
  • 28.06.2017 , Klagenfurt
    Katja Kaufmann,  Tobias Eberwein: 
    Gesellschaftliche Teilhabe durch Smartphones? Überlegungen zum Verhältnis von Medienbildung und Empowerment [Social participation through smartphones? Thoughts on the relationship between media literacy and empowerment]
    Workshop "Der Mensch im digitalen Zeitalter", Alpen-Adria Universität
  • 28.06.2017 , Klagenfurt
    Florian Saurwein,  Tobias Eberwein: 
    Verantwortungsfragen im Kontext des Automatisierungstrends: Zunehmende Automatisierung - Verteilte Verantwortlichkeit [Questions of responsibility in the context of automation: Increasing automation - distributed accountability]
    Workshop "Der Mensch im digitalen Zeitalter", Alpen-Adria-Universität
  • 25.05.2017 , San Diego, CA
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    Lost ground? The ethics of participatory media production
    Preconference "Ordinary Citizens in the News" - ICA 67th Annual Conference
  • 12.05.2017 , Ghent
    Matthias Karmasin,  Florian Saurwein,  Tobias Eberwein,  Nadja Vogl: 
    For what it’s worth. Measuring the performance of public service broadcasters in Europe
    Annual conference of the European Media Management Association (emma): "Value Creation in Media Markets: Business Models, Clusters and Ecosystems"
  • 11.05.2017 , Halifax, Nova Scotia
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    Searching with the good eye closed. Erich Maria Remarque and the politics of entertainment
    12th annual conference of the International Association for Literary Journalism Studies (IALJS)
  • 12.04.2017 , St. Petersburg
    Matthias Karmasin,  Tobias Eberwein: 
    Transformations of media self-regulation - a comparative view
    5th international conference "Comparative Media Studies in Today’s World"
  • 31.03.2017 , Düsseldorf
    Matthias Karmasin,  Tobias Eberwein: 
    Vernetzung der Medien(selbst)regulierung: Eine vergleichende Analyse von Media-Accountability-Strukturen in 30 europäischen Staaten [Networks of media (self-)regulation. A comparative analysis of media accountability structures in 30 European states]
    62th Annual Conference of the German Communication Association (DGPuK)
  • 23.03.2017 , Odense
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    Integration through participation? Functions (and failures) of citizen journalism in the digital age
    ECREA Journalism Studies Conference 2017
  • 16.02.2017 , Munich
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    Integration durch Partizipation? Funktionen (und Fehlleistungen) des digitalen Bürgerjournalismus [Integration through participation? Functions (and failures) of citizen journalism]
    Jahrestagung des Netzwerks Medienethik und der DGPuK-Fachgruppe „Kommunikations- und Medienethik“
  • 11.11.2016 , Prague
    Matthias Karmasin,  Tobias Eberwein,  Christian Schäfer-Hock: 
    Ancillary copyright for newspaper publishers: Six recommendations for better media policy in Europe
    6th European Communication Conference, Prague
  • 10.11.2016 , Prague
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    The ethics of citizen journalism: (Dis)continuities in the norms and values of participatory media production
    6th ECREA European Communication Conference
  • 08.11.2016 , Prague
    Matthias Karmasin,  Tobias Eberwein: 
    Media accountability in Europe. Results from a 33-country study
    ECREA 2016 preconference : "Media Accountability at the Crossroads: European Challenges and Perspectives"
  • 06.10.2016 , Milan
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    The accountable journalist 2.0. Monitoring newsroom responsibility in the digital age
    5th International Conference on Social Responsibility, Ethics and Sustainable Business
  • 16.09.2016 , Milan
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    What’s good journalism after all? On the transformation of journalistic norms and standards in participatory media production
    XXX Convegno Società Italiana di Scienza Politica
  • 28.07.2016 , Leicester
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    A vague memory of professionalism. On the role of journalistic standards in the education of citizen journalists
    Annual conference of the International Association for Media Communication Research (IAMCR)
  • 28.07.2016 , Leicester
    Matthias Karmasin,  Tobias Eberwein,  Christian Schäfer-Hock: 
    Arguments against ancillary copyright for newspaper publishers - reactionary or not? An analysis of the rhetoric in a significant dispute in modern European media policy
    Annual conference of the International Association for Media Communication Research (IAMCR)
  • 15.07.2016 , Auckland
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    Into the void: Exploring media ethics in the digital age. International cases and consequences for journalism education
    4th World Journalism Education Congress, Auckland, NZ
  • 10.06.2016 , Fukuoka
    Matthias Karmasin,  Katja Kaufmann,  Tobias Eberwein: 
    Measuring media accountability in Europe: A comparative study of infrastructures of media self-regulation in 30 European states
    Annual conference of the International Communication Association (ICA)
  • 10.06.2016 , Fukuoka
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    Both sides of the story. Communication ethics and media accountability in transition
    66th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association (ICA) Fukuoka
  • 20.05.2016 , Porto Alegre
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    A brief history of story: On the origins of German-language literary journalism
    11th annual conference of the International Association for Literary Journalism Studies (IALJS)
  • 31.03.2016 , Leipzig
    Matthias Karmasin,  Tobias Eberwein: 
    Integration und Wandel. Entwicklungsoptionen einer Kommunikations- und Medienethik im digitalen Umbruch [Integration and change. Options for communication and media ethics in the digital transformation]
    61st Annual Conference of the German Communication Association (DGPuK)
  • 26.11.2015 , Salzburg
    Matthias Karmasin,  Tobias Eberwein: 
    Ignoreland: How digitization disrupts journalistic ethics and self-regulation
    ECREA Digital Culture and Communication Section: Digital Culture: Standards, disruptions and values
  • 19.11.2015 , Barcelona
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    Land of confusion? News organizations and ethical guidelines in a digital networked environment
    Communication, Development and Human Rights: Social change and media flows
  • 12.07.2015 , Montreal
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    Narrative journalism and emotional trust: How multimedia storytelling affects reader responses
    Jahrestagung des International Association for Media Communication Research (IAMCR)
  • 07.05.2015 , Minneapolis
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    Diffusion of the unimitable. Helge Timmerberg and the advent of German Gonzo
    10th annual conference of the International Association for Literary Journalism Studies (IALJS)
  • 11.04.2015 , Lodz
    Matthias Karmasin,  Klaus Bichler,  Tobias Eberwein: 
    Journalism's terra incognita. Exploring the ethics of digital media - a comparative view
    ICA Regional Conference: Expanding Communication: Old Boundaries and New Frontiers
  • 13.03.2015 , Bern
    Matthias Karmasin,  Klaus Bichler,  Tobias Eberwein: 
    Journalistische Ethik-Kodizes im digitalen Wandel. Aktualisierungsbedarf für berufsethische Richtlinien? Ergebnisse einer vergleichenden Drei-Länder-Studie [Journalistic codes of ethics in transition. Do professional guidelines need an update?]
    Jahrestagung der Schweizer Gesellschaft für Kommunikations- und Medienwissenschaft
  • 14.11.2014 , Lisbon
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    Teaching Big. Educational strategies in the field of data journalism - a comparative study in six European countries
    5th European Communication Conference (ECREA)
  • 13.11.2014 , Lisbon
    Matthias Karmasin,  Tobias Eberwein: 
    Beyond the system boundary: Towards a transcultural theory of media accountability.
    5th European Communication Conference (ECREA)
  • 28.05.2014 , Passau
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    Journalistisches Erzählen im Wandel. Ergebnisse einer Mehrmethodenstudie [Journalistic storytelling in transition. Results of a multi-method study]
    59th annual conference of the German Communication Association (DGPuK)
  • 28.05.2014 , Passau
    Matthias Karmasin,  Tobias Eberwein: 
    (Selbst-) Regulierung digitaler Öffentlichkeit(en). Medienpolitische Implikationen einer internationalen Vergleichsstudie [(Self-) regulation of digital public(s). Media-political implications of an international comparative study]
    59th annual conference of the German Communication Association (DGPuK)
  • 15.05.2014 , Paris
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    Functional deceleration: Aims and effects of journalistic storytelling in the digital age
    9th annual conference of the International Association for Literary Journalism Studies (IALJS)
  • 28.03.2014 , Thessaloniki
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    Journalistic storytelling in transition: The power of narrative - offline and online
    Conference "Journalism in Transition: Crisis or Opportunity?"
  • 22.02.2014 , Münster
    Matthias Karmasin,  Tobias Eberwein: 
    Redaktionelle Transparenz und Vertrauen in Journalismus. Ergebnisse einer komparativen Kommunikatorstudie [Editorial transparency and trust in journalism. Results of a comparative communicator study]
    Tagung der DGPuK-Fachgruppe Journalistik/Journalismusforschung: Vertrauen im Journalismus
  • 13.02.2014 , Munich
    Matthias Karmasin,  Tobias Eberwein: 
    Gender or Culture? Zu geschlechtsspezifischen Differenzen von Verantwortungswahrnehmung in europäischen Redaktionen [Gender or Culture? Gender-related differences of responsibility perception in European editorial offices]
    DGPuK Fachgruppentagung 2013/2014: Medien, Ethik und Geschlecht - Zur Frage nach Gerechtigkeit und Vielfalt in der Medienwelt

Popular Lectures

Popular Lectures

  • 06.09.2017 , Wien
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    Literarischer Journalismus in Geschichte und Gegenwart. Zu den Potenzialen narrativer Darstellungsformen in Zeitungen und Zeitschriften [Literary journalism in past and present. On the potentials of narrative genres in newspapers and magazines]
    7. Wiener Seminar für Mitarbeiter/innen der Österreich-Bibliotheken im Ausland: Kreativität als Potential in Kunst und Wissenschaft
  • 21.06.2017 , Wien
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    Literarischer Journalismus in Geschichte und Gegenwart. Zu den Potenzialen narrativer Darstellungsformen in Zeitungen und Zeitschriften [Literary journalism in past and present. On the potentials of narrative genres in newspapers and magazines]
    6. Wiener Seminar für Mitarbeiter/innen der Österreich-Bibliotheken im Ausland: Kreativität als Potential in Kunst und Wissenschaft
  • 22.11.2016 , Wien
    Tobias Eberwein: 
    Statements zum Thema "Information"
    ORF-ExpertInnengespräch