Irene Neverla, Prof. Dr., retired Professor of Journalism and Communications at University of Hamburg. Guest professor and lecturer at Universities of Munich, Vienna, Salzburg, as well as Sydney, Thessaloniki, Lima, among others. 2007-2017 Principal Investigator in the Cluster of Excellence for Climate Research (CLiSAP) at University of Hamburg, therein coordinator of the Media Research Group. 2014-2017 Working Group Coordinator for Journalism in the EU-Project Media, Conflict and Democratisation (MeCoDem).
Main fields of research: Theories and empirical studies on Journalism, Journalism in the Process of Democratisation, Visual Communication and Press Photography, Science- and Environmental Communication, Audience and User Research, Ecology of Mediated Societies.