Max Gressly and Florian Fleck Fund 2023 - Call for Applications
For young and internationally-oriented researchers, permitting a stay of two to three months at the DCM. Deadline for applications: 30 September 2022.
Dominique Wirz has received a SNSF Ambizione Grant
The Swiss National Science Foundation funds her project "News Consumption and Infotainment on Social Media: Effects of entertaining features in digital news stories on exposure, engagement, knowledge and…
Prof. Robin Mansell awarded honorary doctorate by the University of Fribourg
Following the suggestion of the DCM, the University of Fribourg's Faculty Management, Economics and Social Sciences has awarded its honorary doctorate 2020 to Robin Mansell, professor of «New Media and…
Florence Van Hove est lauréate du Prix de la meilleure thèse SSCM
Le prix a été décernée pour son mémoire "Médias d'actualité, journalistes et publics sur Twitter: vers un renouvellement des relations?" réalisé au DCM sous la direction de la prof. Prof. Dominique Bourgeois.
Symposium Binge-watching: Motives, Experiences, and Effects on Sleep
The symposium is of part the project "Excessive Media use in Times of Netflix. Binge-Watching': Motives, Experiences and Effects on Sleep" and will provide insights into current research on binge-watching.…
DCM Graduates Awarded for Excellent Diplomas
Giada Calamai, Kaya Berchtold, Pauline Seppey and Ludovic Cuany were honoured for their outstanding academic achievements at the graduation ceremony of the Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences.
"Master Thesis Award for Excellence" for Jérôme Chariatte
His thesis entitled "The impact of International News and Stereotypes on the Country Image" has been awarded at this year's EUPRERA conference in Zagreb.
Alexandra Feddersen Newly Appointed Assistant Professor in Communication Studies
Starting on October 1st, 2019, Alexandra Feddersen joins the team of the Department of Communication and Media Research (DCM) at the University of Fribourg.
Semester Start Autumn 2019
Briefings for Bachelor students at the DCM in the first semester at Uni Pérolles 2 on Monday, 16th September: 10.15am, room E140 (German) and 1.00pm, room C140 (French)