Institute for Communication Psychology and Media Education

Jul 01, 2021

Shanghai-Ranking Communication: Top 100 worldwide, Top 7 in Germany

Landau is ranked among the world's 100 best universities in the field of media and communication according to the new Shanghai University Ranking. Among the German universities, Landau is one of the top 7 (depending on the criterion between position 4 and 7). Despite the limitations of such rankings, the IKM appreciates the good news and the improved ranking compared to the previous year.

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Sep 14, 2020

New publication on microtargeting in social media

A new study by Stephan Winter, Ewa Maslowska (University of Illinois) and Anne Vos (University of Amsterdam) investigated the persuasiveness of social media ads that are personalized for different traits (e.g., when extraverts are shown ads that highlight social situations).

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May 30, 2020

ICA presentations and co-authorships

These submissions successfully made it to this year's ICA in Australia, which unfortunately took place virtually due to the corona pandemic:

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Mar 17, 2020

Corona crisis: IKM team available via email

Even if normal university operations are severely restricted due to the Corona crisis, the employees of the IKM will still be available for you. The best medium for this is currently email (see addresses on the homepage).

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Jan 29, 2020

New publication: #Opinionleaders: a comparison of self-reported and observable influence of Twitter users.

A study by Stephan Winter, German Neubaum, Stefan Stieglitz and Björn Ross analyzes whether and to what extent the self-assessed impact as opinion leader differs from the actual reach on the Twitter platform.

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