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Department of Media Studies

The Department of Media Studies, headed by Prof. Dr. Martin Löffelholz, analyzes the conditions, structures and forms of media and organisational communication from a national and international perspective. We hereby concentrate on an empirical as well as on a theoretical approach.

Our main research areas are

  1. Journalism Research
  2. Strategic Communication
  3. War- and Crisis Communications
  4. International and intercultural Communication

Furthermore, Prof. Löffelholz is director of the International Research Group on Crisis Communication (IRGoCC).