Alexa Keinert, M.A.
Division Communication Theory and Media Effects
Institute for Media and Communication Studies
Department of Political and Social Sciences
Project "Translocal Networks: Public Sphere in the Social Web", Subproject of DFG-sponsored "Re-Figuration of Spaces"
|Since October 2020||Researcher at the Division Communication Theory and Media Effects, Institute for Media and Communication Studies, Freie Universität Berlin|
|Since May 2019||Associate Member at the collaborative research centre SFB 1265 “Re-Figuration of Spaces”|
|February 2019 - January 2021||Research Assistant in the research project “Digital transformation of local public spheres“, Freie Universität Berlin|
|2014 - 2018||Student Assistant in various research projects, i.a. in a DFG-funded project on online agenda building|
|2016 - 2018||Master studies in Media and Political Communication at Freie Universität Berlin and at the University of Zurich|
|2012 - 2016||Bachelor studies in Media and Communication science with Political science at Freie Universität Berlin|
- Public sphere theory
- Communication and space
- Network analysis
- Communication and media change
- Research associate in the project "Translocal Networks: Public Sphere in the Social Web", subproject of the Collaborative Research Center "Re-Figuration of Spaces" (CRC 1265), funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG)
Keinert, A., Heft, A., & Dogruel, L. (2019): How do news entrepreneurs view the future of their profession? Four theses on tomorrow’s journalism. In: Journalism Research, 2(3), 2019, pp. 171-188. DOI: 10.1453/2569-152X-32019-10199-en
Maier, D., Waldherr, A., Miltner, P., Wiedemann, G., Niekler, A., Keinert, A., Pfetsch, B., Heyer, G., Reber, U., Häussler, T., Schmid-Petri, H., & Adam, S. (2018): Applying LDA topic modeling in communication research: Toward a valid and reliable methodology. Communication Methods and Measures (Special Issue: Computational Methods), 12(2-3), 93-118.