Introducing the research group

The Department of Media Studies, headed by Univ.-Prof. Dr. Martin Löffelholz, researches issues related to journalism, public relations, risk and crisis communication, public diplomacy as well as digitalization and new media technologies.

The research group is comprised of an international team of post-doctoral researchers, doctoral candidates and project staff from more than nine nationalities.

In addition to numerous national and international research projects, the staff is actively involved in teaching and supervising students at the TU Ilmenau.

On this website you can learn more about our team and our research and teaching activities.


News around the research group Media Studies


Co-Workers of the research group Media Studies

Research and development

Research and development projects of the research group Media Studies


Publications of the research group Media Studies


Teaching of the research group Media Studies

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