Assistant Professor Dr phil Petra Missomelius

Miscellaneous Information

Miscellaneous Information:

Assistant Professor of Media Science at the Department of Media, Society and Communication at the University of Innsbruck (Institut für Medien, Gesellschaft und Kommunikation an der Universität Innsbruck)

Telephone: +43 (0) 512 / 507 73 603
Telefax: +43 (0) 512 / 507 949 7360

Research Interests

Media education, media culture, cultural hacking, data criticism, (moving) picture media, critical posthumanism, theories of the body

Other Information and Publications

Professional Career

Further Professional Experience outside University, Positions and Offices

Teaching Duties since 1999

  • at the universities of Marburg, Innsbruck, Flensburg and Erlangen-Nürnberg in education, media and cultural studies


  • Society for Women, Work, Education and Regional Development (Verein für Frauen, Arbeit, Bildung und Regionalentwicklung – VeFAR e. V.)
  • Society of Media Science (Gesellschaft für Medienwissenschaft – GfM)
  • European Network for Cinema and Media Studies – necs
  • Member of the steering group for the educational policy initiative "No Education without Media!" ("Keine Bildung ohne Medien" – KBoM)
  • Austrian Society for Research and Development in Education – ASRDE (Österreichische Gesellschaft für Forschung und Entwicklung im Bildungswesen – ÖFEB)
  • New Media Forum Austria (Forum Neue Medien Austria – fnma)
  • Society – Ageing – Media (Gesellschaft – Altern – Medien e. V. – GAM)
  • Austrian Federal Association of Media Education and Digital Skills (Media Education NOW!) (Österreichischer Bundesverband für Medienbildung und digitale Kompetenzen – Medienbildung JETZT!)

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