Science, Crisis & Risk Communication

Abteilung Wissenschaftskommunikation

The division analyses the production, characteristics, uses and effects of science, crisis and risk communication. In doing so, it focuses on mass communication, i.e. communication in mass/news media as well as online. It also deals with the preconditions of this communication, such as the make-up of national, supranational or online public spheres, actor networks in old and new media etc.