Anne Schulz

Anne Schulz, M.A.

Research Assistant

Phone: +41 44 635 20 38

Telfax: +41 44 634 49 34

a.schulz@ipmz.uzh.ch

Portrait

Anne Schulz is working as a project assistant for the project "Populism in the Context of Globalization and Mediatization" at the NCCRdemocracy and at the Institute of Mass Communication and Media Research (IPMZ), division of Media Psychology and Effects. As of February 2014 she is a PhD candidate in the program "Democracy Studies" at the University of Zurich. Her dissertation project focuses on the effects of populist communication on media skepticism and political disaffection. Anne Schulz has been studying communication science, psychology and sociology at the University of Erfurt (2007-2011, B.A.), at the Université de Picardie Jules Verne, France (2011) and at the University of Zurich (2011-2014, M.A.).

Curriculum vitae

Current Position

Research Assistant NCCR

Dissertation Project

"Effects of populist communication on media skepticism and political disaffection" (provisional title)

Awards

 

2017: Best Paper Award by the Media Effects Division of the German Communication Association (DGPuK): The Populist Worldview: How Populist Citizens Perceive Media and Public Opinion Climate (co-authored with W. Wirth, D.S. Wirz, M. Wettstein, P. Müller u. C. Schemer )

2011: Best Paper Award by the Media Effects Division of the German Communication Association (DGPuK): Consonance and the Hostile Media Effect: An Experimental Test of the Effect of Consonance on Hositle Media Perception (co-authored with P. Rössler u. M. Mewes)

Education

2007-2010 Communication science and psychology at the University of Erfurt (B.A.)
2010 Psychology at the Université de Picardie Jules Verne, France
2011-2014 Communication science, psychology and sociology at the University of Zurich (M.A.)
2014- PhD candidate in the doctoral program „Democracy Studies“ at the University of Zurich

Professional experience

2013 Project assistant at the NCCRdemocracy and at the the Institute of Mass Communication and Media Research (IPMZ)
2012 Student assistant for statistics and introductory courses to communication science
2012 Student assistant for the NCCR project "The strategies and processes of attitude formation and public participation in comparative perspective"
2011 Intern at Goldmedia GmbH Strategy Consulting, Berlin
2009 Intern at ZDF; ZDFtivi (German public service broadcaster)
2008-2011 Student assistant at the Institute for Media and Communication Science at the University of Erfurt.

Teaching

HS 2014 Research Seminar BA: Biased Perceptions of Media Messages, part 1 (with Katharina Sommer)
FS 2015 Research Seminar BA: Biased Perceptions of Media Messages, part 2 (with Katharina Sommer)
HS 2015 Lecture MA: Multivariate Data Analysis (with Werner Wirth)
FS 2016 Seminar BA: Media Effects on Body Images (with Dominique Wirz) 
HS 2016 Lecture MA: Multivariate Data Analysis (with Werner Wirth & Dominique Wirz)
FS 2017 Seminar BA: Media Effects on Body Images (with Dominique Wirz) 

Publications