Department of Communication and Media Research (DCM)

The DCM aims at teaching and research in the field of mass communication as well as providing a scientific education for students who are interested in jobs of all kinds in the communication sector. 



Open post-doc and PhD positions in a research project

Post-doctoral researcher and PhD position in the project "Flip-flopping again? Political elite's position shifts, media coverage, and the public" funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF)…

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Three open PhD positions at the DCM

Jobs for PhD students in the fields of International Organisational Communication/PR (Prof. Dr. Diana Ingenhoff), Political Communication and Media (Prof. Dr. Alexandra Feddersen), and Communication and…

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DCM Master Programmes: Placement Reports of Graduates

In which professions do graduates of the DCM Master programmes work? Two reports on career opportunities provide answers to this question using data from students who graduated in the years 2020 to 2022.

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Course Dates and Hours

Dates and hours of all current courses are available in the University of Fribourg Course Catalogue
Course Catalogue

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Our Courses on Moodle

Documents from our courses are available on the platform Moodle. You can find the Moodle pages of current DCM courses here.