Media and Communication Studies with the special area of comparative Cultural Analysis
Christine Lohmeier is Professor for Media and Communication with a focus on comparative cultural analysis at the Center for Media, Communication and Information Research (ZeMKI) at the University of Bremen. From October 2014 to November 2015 she was employed as a guest professor for the same position. Christine is co-founder of the Qualitative Methods network. Christine Lohmeier has conducted research as a visiting scientist at the Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania and the University of Miami. From 2011 to 2015 she worked as a post-doc/assistant professor at the Institute for Communication and Media Research at LMU Munich and was Managing Editor of ‘Communication Theory’. Christine has taught media and communication at the Universities of Stirling (2005-2009) and Rotterdam (2009-2010). She served as Book Review Editor of 'Media, Culture & Society' (2009-2011). Christine studied languages, business and cultural studies at the University of Passau, Germany. She was awarded an M.Sc. in Media Research at the University of Stirling and received a doctor’s degree at the University of Glasgow for an ethnographic study of Spanish and English-speaking media and the Cuban-American community in Miami, Florida.
Media and Everyday Culture; Digital Culture; Media Sociology; Transcultural Communication; Qualitative Methods, especially ethnographic approaches