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New Research Assistant in the Group for Research in Public Relations and Communication of Technology

On August 1, 2018 Laura Martin joined the research group Public Relations and Communication of Technology.

Laura Martin (Source: Laura Martin)

After completing her Bachelor's degree in Applied Media Science, Laura Martin graduated from ZU Ilmenau with a Master's degree in Media and Communication Science. In the summer of 2018 she defended her master's thesis on “Internal Crisis Communication of Multinational Organizations” at the department of Dr. Andreas Schwarz. Laura Martin's research interests cover the areas of communication of technology, risk communication and risk perception.

As part of the new research project "Framing and Risk Perception of Artificial Intelligence", she investigates dominant frames of German and US-American media coverage on artificial intelligence and its effects on society.