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Stefanie Walter, PhD

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Stefanie Walter at the University of Hamburg

Curriculum vitae

  • 2006 University entrance diploma, Landrat-Lucas-Gymnasium, Leverkusen
  • 2006-2009 Studies of Social Sciences at the University of Düsseldorf (B.A. thesis: “Die Europawahlen 2009 in deutschen und englischen Online-Zeitungen”)
  • 2008 Exchange student and Erasmus internship at the University of Lapland, Rovaniemi, Finland
  • 2008-2009 Research assistant at the Institute of Social Sciences, Communication and Media Science of the University of Düsseldorf
  • 2009-2010 Studies of Political Communication at the Cardiff University (M.A. thesis: “Not European, yet? The coverage of EU news in British and German weekly quality newspapers between 2000 and 2010″)
  • 2011 Robert Schumann-Internship and trainee at the European Parliament
  • 2011-2015 Ph.D. student at the Center for Doctoral Studies in Social and Behavioral Sciences (CDSS), mentored by Prof. Dr. Rüdiger Schmitt-Beck
  • 2012-2015 Research associate at the Mannheim Centre for European Social Research (MZES)
  • August 2015 graduating with a doctorate at the University of Mannheim
  • Since September 2015 Post Doc at the University of Hamburg

Research interests

    Political communication

    European public relations