Sonja Utz
Full professor for communication via social media at University of Tübingen
Leader of the Social Media Lab at Leibniz Institut für Wissensmedien

Research interests

  • social media use in professional settings
  • informal learning with socialmedia
  • (para)social processes
  • algorithm acceptance
  • human-machine communication

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  • Social Media Lab goes to Paris (hopefully!) #ica22
    Results of the reviews for #ica22 came in yesterday – and we’ll be there with several talks. Most important – all PhD students got accepted with their PhD papers!
  • PHD Position Available
    I’m looking for a PhD student willing to work on one of the topics of the lab, for example informal learning with social media, algorithm acceptance, or human-machine communication. First round of interviews will start soon, but applications are still possible. More information here.