Prof. Dr. Anne Bartsch

Prof. Dr. Anne Bartsch

Professor

Empirische Kommunikations- und Medienforschung mit dem Schwerpunkt Methodologie und Methoden
Zeppelinhaus
Nikolaistraße 27-29, Room 2.07
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35741
Fax: +49 341 97-36719

Abstract

Anne Bartsch is Professor for Empirical Communication and Media Research. Her research focuses on media uses and effects and on empirical research methods. Before her appointment at the University of Leipzig in 2017, she worked at Martin Luther University Halle, Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen, University of Augsburg and Ludwig Maximilians University Munich. She received her PhD from the LMU Halle in 2004 with a dissertation on emotional communication, and her habilitation in 2011 with a dissertation on media entertainment. Since 2020 she serves as member of the review board for social sciences of the German Research Foundation. Her work has been published in international journals such as Journal of Communication and Media Psychology. Her current research includes two projects funded by the German Research Foundation: “Political Communication at the Interface of Entertainment and Information” and “Empathy and Formal Features of Audio-Visual Narratives.”

Professional career

  • since 04/2017
    Professor of Empirical Communication and Media Research at the Department of Communication and Media Studies of the University of Leipzig
  • 10/2013 - 03/2017
    Professor of Communication Research at the Department of Communication Studies and Media Research of the Ludwig Maximilians University Munich
  • 09/2010 - 09/2013
    Academic Assistant at the Institute of Media, Knowledge and Communication of the University of Augsburg
  • 01/2010 - 08/2010
    Academic Assistant at the Department Communication and Cultural Management of the Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen
  • 08/2006 - 12/2009
    Research Associate at the Department of Media and Communication Research of the Martin Luther University Halle; research project „Emotional gratification in media use“ funded by the German Research Foundation
  • 11/2002 - 10/2004
    Research Associate at the Department of Media and Communication Research of the Martin Luther University Halle
  • 10/1999 - 04/2002
    Graduate Scholarship of the Federal State of Sachsen-Anhalt

Education

  • 06/2011
    Habilitation in Media and Communication Studies, Martin Luther University Halle
  • 12/2004
    Ph.D. in Media and Communication Studies, Martin Luther University Halle
  • 04/1999
    Master in Media and Communication Studies, French and German Literature, Martin Luther University Halle
  • An investigation of how formal features in audio-visual narratives influence audience members' empathy and prosocial behaviour
    Bartsch, Anne
    Duration: 10/2018 - 09/2021
    Funded by: DFG Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
    Involved organisational units of Leipzig University: Empirische Kommunikations- und Medienforschung
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  • Political Communication at the Interface of Entertainment and Information. The Impact of Eudaimonic Entertainment Experiences on the Processing and Effects of Political Information
    Bartsch, Anne
    Duration: 05/2017 - 04/2020
    Funded by: DFG Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
    Involved organisational units of Leipzig University: Empirische Kommunikations- und Medienforschung
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  • DFG-Projekt „Entwicklung einer mehrdimensionalen Skala zur Erfassung prosozialer Gedankeninhalte bei der Rezeption medialer Gewaltdarstellungen“
    Bartsch, Anne
    Duration: 05/2015 - 10/2016
    Funded by: DFG Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
    Involved organisational units of Leipzig University: Empirische Kommunikations- und Medienforschung
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more projects

  • Bartsch, A.; Oliver, M. B.; Schneider, F. M.
    Factorial validity and measurement invariance of the Appreciation, Fun, and Suspense scales across US-American and German samples.
    Journal of Media Psychology. 2019.
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  • Neuberger, C.; Bartsch, A.; Reinemann, C.; Fröhlich, R.; Hanitzsch, T.; Schindler, J.
    Der digitale Wandel der Wissensordnung. Theorierahmen für die Analyse von Wahrheit, Wissen und Rationalität in der öffentlichen Kommunikation
    Medien & Kommunikationswissenschaft. 2019. 67 (2). pp. 167-186
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  • Bartsch, A.; Scherr, S.; Mares, M.-L.; Oliver, M. B.
    Reflective thoughts about violent media content – Development of a bilingual self-report scale in English and German
    Media Psychology. 2019.
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  • Bartsch, A.; Kloß, A.
    Personalized charity advertising. Can personalized prosocial messages promote empathy, attitude change, and helping intentions toward stigmatized social groups?
    International Journal of Advertising. 2019. 38 (3). pp. 345-363
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more publications

  • Wissenschaftliche Tagung
    Statistische Zugänge zu Sprache. Tagung des Zentrums für quantitative empirische Sozialforschung Leipzig (QuanteL)
    Empirische Kommunikations- und Medienforschung
    Event Organiser: Bartsch, Anne; Frey, Felix
    15/06/2018
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  • Jahrestagung
    Jahrestagung Tagung des Methodenzentrums für quantitative empirische Sozialforschung (QuanteL)
    Empirische Kommunikations- und Medienforschung
    Event Organiser: Bartsch, Anne; Frey, Felix
    15/06/2018
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