Elisabeth Klaus#


Elisabeth Klaus
Email:Elisabeth.Klaus 'at' sbg.ac.at
Membership Number:5120
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:AUSTRIA
Section:FILM, MEDIA & VISUAL STUDIES
Username:eklaus
Elected:2019
ORCID:0000-0002-6552-5698
Homepage: https://kowi.uni-salzburg.at/ma/elisabeth-klaus



Present and Previous Positions
  • From 2003 Professor for communication studies, University of Salzburg,
  • 1996 - 2003 Associate professor for communication studies, University of Göttingen, DE
  • 1993 - 1995 Stipend for Post-doc diploma (Habilitation)
  • 1991 - 1992 (Temporary) Professor for Journalism, University of Hamburg, DE
  • 1986 - 1992 Assistant Professor (Hochschulassistentin), University of Dortmund, DE
  • 1981 - 1985 Teaching and Research Assistant, University of Notre Dame, USA

Fields of Scholarship
  • Theories of communication and media studies
  • Gender studies in communication studies
  • Theories of the public (esp. three-level model of the public sphere)
  • Cultural studies and popular culture (entertainment theories, audience and genre research, reality TV, contemporary drama series)
  • Inclusion and exclusion by/to the media
  • Media & Cultural Production
  • Science and art
  • Media and artistic discourses on flight and migration
  • Social participation through cultural productions

Honours and Awards
  • 2005 Best Journal Article in Communication Studies 2005, German Communication Association (together with Margreth Lünenborg)
  • 1993 - 1995 “Habilitationsstipendium”, 3 year fellowship granted by the German Research Foundation (DFG)
  • 1992 Bennigsen-Foerder-Award of the Ministry of Science and Research of Northrhine-Westfalia
  • 1983/84 Dissertation Year Fellowship and John J. Kane Memorial (for outstanding graduate students, 1983) at the Department of Sociology, University of Notre Dame, IN, USA

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