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Dr. Julia Gantenberg

: Dr. Julia Gantenberg

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Communication and Media Studies with a focus on Media Culture and Communication Theory


Julia Gantenberg is completing her doctorate in the field of communication and media studies with a focus on science communication. Since 2008 she is a research associate in the Sonderforschungsbereich SFB / TR 8 Spatial Cognition at the University of Bremen. There she is also responsible for communications and public relations. Previously, she completed her degree in communication science, political science and sociology at the RWTH Aachen with her master’s thesis "Interdisciplinarity as chance for a successful transfer of knowledge? A project at RWTH Aachen University to overcome barriers in the expert-laic-communication".

Research interests

Science communication, knowledge transfer, expert-laic-communication
Doctoral Thesis entitled: "A qualitative analysis of the status quo of science PR in DFG-funded research alliances".


  1. Gantenberg, Julia/Göhmann, Sarah/Klee, Andreas (2019): Komplexe Lernorte des Politischen. In: Stein et. al (Hrsg.): Forschen. Lernen. Lehren an öffentlichen Orten – The Wider View. Eine Tagung des Zentrums für Lehrerbildung der Westfälischen Wilhelms-Universität Münster vom 16. bis 19.09.2019. Münster: WTM-Verlag.
  2. Gantenberg, Julia (2012): Between Ivory Tower and Spotlight. A Case Study on the Status Quo of PCST in Publicly Funded Research Centers, in: Bucchi, Massimiano/Trench, Brian (Eds.): Quality, Honesty and Beauty in Science and Technology Communication, 12th International Public Communication of Science and Technology Conference, Florence, Book of Papers, 56-59.