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Dr. MA Günther LENGAUER Head of Research Department, MediaWatch Institute for Media Analysis GmbH, Innsbruck

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1998 M.A. (Magisterium), University of Innsbruck, Political Science
2000-2001 Freelance Research Assistant at the Center for Applied Political Research, Vienna
2000-2002 DOC-Fellow at the Austrian Academy of Science
2001-2003 Fulbright Fellow at the University of Illinois, Chicago
2003 Research Assistant of the Pew Internet & American Life Project
2004 Freelance Research Assistant at the Ludwig-Boltzmann-Institute for Applied Political Research
since 2004 Head of Research Department, MediaWatch Institute for Media Analysis, Innsbruck
2005 Doctorate, University of Innsbruck, Political Science
since 2006 Visiting Lecturer, Department of Political Science, University of Innsbruck
2007 Master of Arts in Communication, University of Illinois, Chicago
since 2007 Project Member of European Research Project "Political Communication Cultures in Western Europe", University of Innsbruck

Memberships

Member of the International Communication Association

Publications

Postmoderne Nachrichtenlogik. Redaktionelle Politikvermittlung in medienzentrierten Demokratien. VS Verlag, Wiesbaden (2007).
Framing Campaigns: The Media and Austrian Elections, in: F. Plasser / G. Bischof (eds.) The Changing Austrian Voter. Contemporary Austrian Studies XVI. New Orleans (2007).
Television Campaigning Worldwide, in: D.W. Johnson (ed.) The Routledge Handbook of Political Management. Routledge, Oxford (2008): forthcoming (with Fritz Plasser).
"Die (trans)-nationale Nachrichtenlogik in Mediendemokratien. Politischer TV-Journalismus zwischen transatlantischer Konvergenz und nationaler Divergenz", in: F. Marcinkowski / B. Pfetsch (eds.): Politik in der Mediendemokratie. PVS-Sonderheft 2 (2008): forthcoming (with Fritz Plasser and Günther Pallaver).

Awards

DOC-Scholarship at the Austrian Academy of Science, Vienna, 2000
Fulbright Scholarship at the University of Illinois, Chicago, 2001