We are very proud about the prizes, scholarships, and stipends awarded to our members. We congratulate past winners and encourage future engagements!
Förderpreis Dr. Maria Schaumayer-Stiftung won by Marlene Altenhofer for her Master Thesis:
Resisting Surveillance. The Performance and Staging of Expertise of a Bottom-up Organised Privacy Advocacy Group
The Ars docendi - the Austrian national teaching award - has been awarded to the Department's innovative cased based learning approach in the first semester of its Master program. This is a great honor, and we congratulate the Master's core teaching team: Ulrike Felt, Dorothea Born, Maximilian Fochler, and Anna Pichelstorfer
City of Vienna Doc.Awards won by Ruth Müller for her dissertation:
"On Becoming a ‘Distinguished’ Scientist. Individuality and Collectivity in Postdoctoral Life Scientists’ Narratives about Living and Working in the Academic Sciences"
SuMa Award of the the German Association for Internet Research won by Astrid Mager for her dissertation:
"Sociotechnical Practices of Communicating Medical Knowledge via the Web and their Epistemic Implications"