Christoph Neuberger

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Christoph Neuberger (2018)

Christoph Neuberger (* 1964 in Stuttgart ) is a German communication scientist and professor at the Institute for Media and Communication Studies at the Free University of Berlin . His main research interests are advisor journalism , online journalism and the changes in the journalism profession through the new media.


From 1985 to 1990 Christoph Neuberger studied journalism, political science, sociology and philosophy in Eichstätt and Tübingen. He received his doctorate in 1995 with a thesis on journalism as problem solving .

In 2001 he completed his habilitation on Internet journalism . From 1990 he was a research assistant and assistant in the journalism diploma course at the Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt . In 2001/2002 he was the professor for journalism at the University of Leipzig .

From 2002 to 2011 Christoph Neuberger taught as a professor at the University of Münster. He is a member of the DGPuK and the ICA .

From 2011 to 2019 Christoph Neuberger held a chair for communication science at the Ludwig Maximilians University in Munich . In 2016 he received the Schelling Prize of the Bavarian Academy of Sciences , of which he was appointed a member in 2017. In 2017 he was elected to the German Academy of Science and Engineering .

Neuberger has been Professor of Journalism and Communication Studies with a focus on digitization and participation at Freie Universität Berlin since October 2019. This professorship is also linked to the position of director at the Weizenbaum Institute for the Networked Society .

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  1. Prof. Dr. Christoph Neuberger is the new professor for digitization and participation. October 28, 2019, accessed November 5, 2019 .
  2. ^ Christiane Jasper: Personalia. In: Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität , January 12, 2011, archived from the original on January 20, 2011 ; accessed on January 30, 2018 .
  3. ^ From Arabic studies to neurology: Bavarian Academy of Sciences elects 20 new members. In: Bavarian Academy of Sciences , March 22, 2017, accessed on April 11, 2017 .