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Kümpel Anna Sophie

Dr. Anna Sophie Kümpel


Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Institut für Kommunikationswissenschaft und Medienforschung
Oettingenstr. 67
80538 München

Room: A111
Phone: +49 89 2180-9416
Fax: +49 89 2180-9429


Office hours:
By arrangement

Further Information

*1989, from October 2013 until September 2018 researcher and lecturer in the team of Prof. Dr. Hans-Bernd Brosius, since October 2018 part of Prof. Dr. Diana Rieger’s team. Received a doctorate in social sciences (Dr. rer. soc) from LMU Munich in June 2018 (Topic of thesis: Incidental news exposure and engagement on social network sites). From August 2017 until August 2019 Youth Representative of the DGPuK Division Media Reception and Effects (NaRezFo, together with Nora Denner). Since October 2016 Representative of the Academic Staff at the Department of Media and
Communication ("Mittelbausprecherin"). For more information visit

Research Focus:
Media effects, digital communication, (incidental exposure to) online news,
digital games



Publications and Research Papers