Anne Beier M. A.

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Division Media Analysis / Research Methods

Institute for Media and Communication Studies

Department of Political and Social Sciences

Research Assistant

Address Garystraße 55
Room 167
14195 Berlin
Telephone +49 30 838-65428
Fax +49 30 838-4 65428
Email anne.beier@fu-berlin.de

Office hours

Consultation hours between terms (summer 2017) by arrangement. 

since 04/2015 Research Assistant at the Division Media Analysis/ Research Methods of the Institute for Media and Communication Studies of Freie Universität Berlin
02/2015

Master of Arts in Medien und Politische Kommunikation (translated as "Media and Political Communication") at Freie Universität Berlin

Final Thesis: "Terrorismus in deutschen Medien 2011/ 2012. Eine Sekundäranalyse" (translated as "Terrorism in German Media in 2011/ 2012. A Secondary Analysis.")

since 10/2013 Research Assistant in the long-term study "Kontinuierliche Fernsehprogrammforschung der Landesmedienanstalten" of GöfaK Medienforschung GmbH
05/2010

Bachelor of Arts in Publizistik- und Kommunikationswissenschaft (Minor: English Philology) at Freie Universität Berlin

Final Thesis: "Die Rolle von Printjournalisten in politischen Fernsehtalkshows" (translated as "The Role of Print Journalists in Political TV Talkshows")

Research Focus

  • Media Analysis
  • Empirical Research Methods
  • News Coverage on Terrorism

Research Projects

  • Kontinuierliche Fernsehprogrammforschung der Landesmedienanstalten (long-term study on television program scheduling and research since 2010)

Journal Articles (Peer-Reviewed)

2016

Benert, V., & Beier, A. (2016). Influx of Migrants vs. People in Need. A Combined Analysis of Framing and Connotation in the Lampedusa News Coverage. Global Media Journal German Edition, 6(1). 

Greyer, J., Fehr, A., Gräßer, D., & Beier, A. (2016). Im Schatten eines Riesen? Ein Vergleich der Politikberichterstattung des öffentlich-rechtlichen Fernsehens im Kleinstaat Schweiz und dem Giant Next-Door-Neighbor Deutschland [In a Giant's Shadow? A Comparison of the Political TV Coverage of the Public Broadcasters in Switzerland and the Giant Next Door Neighbor Germany]. Studies in Communication,16(1), 78-85. doi: 10.1016/j.scoms.2016.04.001

Book Chapters

2017

Beier, A. (2017). Mehr als das Wort zum Sonntag: kirchliche Sendungen im deutschen Fernsehen im Zeitverlauf [More than the Sunday Message: Ecclesiastical Programs on German TV in the Course of Time]. In K. Radde-Antweiler & A. Offerhaus (Eds.), Multiple Media, Multiple Religion? Facetten der Transformation von Medien und Religion [Multiple Media, Multiple Religion? Facets of the Transformation of Media and Religion]. Wiesbaden: Springer VS. In Preparation.

Spittka, E., & Beier, A. (2017). Satire in den Medien – die Darstellung der Causa Böhmermann in deutschen Fernsehvollprogrammen [Satire in the Media - The Böhmermann Case on German National TV]. In Die Medienanstalten (Ed.), Content-Bericht 2016. Fernsehen in Deutschland [Content Report 2016. Television in Germany] (85-104). Leipzig: VISTAS. 

Trebbe, J., & Beier, A. (2017). Fernsehen 2016 – aktuelle Programmentwicklungen [Television 2016 - The latest Content Developments]. In Die Medienanstalten (Ed), Content-Bericht 2016. Fernsehen in Deutschland [Content Report 2016. Television in Germany] (23-60). Leipzig: VISTAS. In Druck.

2016

Trebbe, J., & Beier, A. (2016). Fernsehen 2015 – aktuelle Programmentwicklungen [Television 2015 - The latest Content Developments]. In Die Medienanstalten (Ed.), Programmbericht 2015. Fernsehen in Deutschland [Content Report 2015. Television in Germany] (23-55). Leipzig: VISTAS. 

2015

Weiß, H.-J., Beier, A., & Wagner, M. (2015). Konzeption, Methode und Basisdaten der ALM-Studie 2013/2014 [Concepts, Methods, and Basic Data of the ALM Study 2013/2014]. In Die Medienanstalten (Ed.), Programmbericht 2014. Fernsehen in Deutschland [Content Report 2014. Television in Germany] (221-273). Leipzig: VISTAS.

2014

Beier, A., Trebbe, J., & Maurer, T. (2014). Deutsche Fernsehvollprogramme 2013. Neue Daten der ALM-Studie [German Television 2013. Latest Data of the ALM Study]. In Die Medienanstalten (Ed.), Programmbericht 2013. Fernsehen in Deutschland [Content Report 2013. Television in Germany] (27-60). Leipzig: VISTAS.

Trebbe, J., & Beier, A. (2014). Konzeption, Methode und Basisdaten der ALM-Studie 2012/2013 [Concepts, Methods, and Basic Data of the ALM Study 2012/2013]. In Die Medienanstalten (Hrsg.), Programmbericht 2013. Fernsehen in Deutschland [Content Report 2013. Television in Germany] (191-241). Leipzig: VISTAS.

Monographs/Research Reports

2017

Spittka, E., Wagner, M., & Beier, A. (2017). Unterhaltung aus Bayern, Klatsch aus Hessen? Eine Programmanalyse von BR und hr [Bavarian Entertainment and Hessian Gossip? A Program Analysis of BR and hr] (OBS-Arbeitspapier 25).
2016

Trebbe, J., Beier, A., & Wagner, M. (2016). Information oder Unterhaltung? Eine Programmanalyse von WDR und MDR [Information or Entertainment? A Program Analysis of WDR and MDR] (OBS-Arbeitspapier 17). 

Trebbe, J., Wagner, M., Fehr, A., Spittka, E., & Beier, A. (2016). Kontinuierliche Fernsehprogrammforschung in der Schweiz. Die Programme der SRG SSR im Jahr 2015. Zusammenfassender Schlussbericht [Continous Television Research in Switzerland. The SRG SSR Programs in 2015. Concluding Report].

Conference Papers, Presentations, and Posters
2017

Beier, A., & Fiechtner, S. (2017, May). Ordinary Citizens in Swiss Public Television: Background Actors or Actors with Own Voice? Paper presented at Preconference #35 Ordinary Citizens in the News at the 67th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, San Diego, CA, USA. 

Beier, A., Marouche, V., Fehr, A., & Trebbe, J. (2017, May). One Country – One Public Sphere? The Pillarization of Switzerland’s Language Regions in the Swiss Media. Interactive poster session t the 67th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, San Diego, CA, USA. 

2016

Beier, A., Paasch-Colberg, S., & Fehr, A. (2016, November). Ethnic Diversity in Entertainment: The Representation of Minorities in Fictional and Non-Fictional Television Programs. Paper presented at the 6th European Communication Conference. Mediated (Dis-)Continuities: Contesting Pasts, Presents and Futures. Prague, Czech Republic.

Beier, A., & Paasch-Colberg, S. (2016, Juli). Regional identities in post-socialist Germany – How regional TV programmes remember a homeland that’s gone. Paper presented at the 2016 conference of the International Association for Media and Communication Research: Memory, Commemoration and Communication: Looking Back, Looking Forward, Leicester, UK.