Professorship for Media- and Communication Psychology
(Leadership: Prof. Dr. Gary Bente)

Media- and Communication Psychology

In our team psychologists, media scientists, media technologists and computer scientists work together in an interdisciplinary manner on research themes that reach from basic and fundamental research to applied and socially relevant studies.

Some examples are:

  • Nonverbal communication in intercultural comparison
  • Trust in E-commerce
  • Computer-mediated communication and cooperative behavior
  • Effects of entertainment media
  • Terror Management Theory and media usage
Effects of internet propaganda