¦¦¦¦¦ Conference presentations and invited lectures
¦¦¦¦¦ Conference presentations (peer reviewed)
Diverging Worlds of Foreign Correspondence: A Profession between Continuity and Change, 64th Annual Conference, International Communication Association, Seattle, 22-26 May 2014 (with Michael Brueggemann, Gerit Goetzenbrucker, Guido Keel and Laura Schacht).
Explaining Journalists’ Role Orientations: Journalistic Interventionism in 21 Countries, 64th Annual Conference, International Communication Association, Seattle, 22-26 May 2014 (with Corinna Lauerer and Folker Hanusch).
Reporting Teutonia, ECREA-JSS 2014 Conference “Journalism in Transition: Crisis or Opportunity?”, Thessaloniki, 27-29 March, 2014 (with Oliver Hahn).
Interrogating the Collapse of Media Trust: A Comparative Perspective and Multilevel Explanation, Annual conference of the International Association for Media and Communication Research, Dublin, 25-29 June 2013.
Context Matters: Conducive and Unfavorable Conditions for Conflict Journalism, IPRA Global Conference "A better world is possible: Peace and Justice in the Globalised World", Mie University, 24-28 November 2012 (with Keren Tenenboim-Weinblatt).
Serving commercial interests? Lifestyle journalists on economic influences in their work, 4th European Communication Conference (ECC2012), Istanbul, 24-27 October 2012 (with Folker Hanusch).
Ethical Orientations of Journalists in a Comparative Perspective: individual, organizational and societal factors, conference "Journalism Ethics: Individual, institutional or cultural?", Reuters Institute, University of Oxford, 26-28 September 2012 (with Patrick Lee Plaisance and Elizabeth A. Skewes).
Reporting on leisure: Exploring lifestyle journalists' professional views, international conference "Matters of Journalism: Understanding Professional Challenges and Dilemmas", Gdansk, 14-15 September 2012 (with Folker Hanusch).
Explaining Journalists' Trust in Public Institutions across 20 Countries: Media Freedom, Corruption and Ownership Matter Most, 62nd Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, Phoenix, 24-28 May 2012 (with Rosa Berganza).
Journalists' trust in public institutions in 18 Countries, Conference of the ECREA Political Communication Section "Comparing Political Communication Across Time and Space", Madrid, 20-21 October 2011 (with Rosa Berganza)
Who is a Free Journalist? Predicting Perceived Professional Autonomy across 18 countries, 29th Congress of the International Association for Media and Communication Research, Istanbul, 13-17 July 2011 (with Zvi Reich).
What Shapes the News around the World? How journalists in 18 countries perceive influences on their work, 2nd ECREA Journalism Studies Conference, Pamplona, 4-5 July 2011 (with Claudia Mellado).
Trust in Public Institutions among Journalists: Comparative Evidence from 18 Countries, 61th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, Boston, 26-30 May 2011 (with Rosa Berganza).
Ethical orientations of journalists around the globe: Implications from a cross-national survey, 61th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, Boston, 26-30 May 2011 (with Patrick Plaisance and Elizabeth Skewes).
Does Gender Determine Journalists' Professional Views? A new look based on cross-national evidence, 61th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, Boston, 26-30 May 2011 (with Folker Hanusch).
Professional milieus in the journalistic field: Evidence from a comparative survey of journalists from 18 countries, ECREA 2010 / 3rd European Communication Conference, Hamburg, Germany, 12-15 October 2010.
Visualizing Multidimensional Similarities across Cultures: CoPlot and its Application in Communication Research, ECREA Pre-conference "Doing global media studies: Comparative methods of transcultural and transnational research", Bremen, 11-12 October 2010.
Reasons for viewing and topics of interest in domestic and foreign TV news, 60th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, Singapore, 22-26 June 2010 (with Angie Nguyen Vu, Joseph M. Chan, Constanza Mujica, William Porath, Thorsten Quandt, Baohua Zhou).
Political Determinants of the Journalists' Professional Worldviews: A comparative and multilevel analysis, International Conference "Journalism in the 21st Century", Melbourne, 16-17 July 2009 (with Folker Hanusch, Claudia Mellado).
Living with Next-Door Giant Neighbors: Foreign News on Swiss Television, International conference "Foreign TV News around the World", Taipei, 26-27 June 2009 (with Michael Bauer, Angie Nguyen Vu).
Modeling Perceived Influences on Journalism: Evidence from a Cross-National Survey of Journalists, 59th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, Chicago, 21-25 May 2009 (with Rosa Berganza, Incilay Cangoz, Basyouni Ibrahim Hamada, Folker Hanusch, Sonia Virginia Moreira, Peter G. Mwesige, Claudia Mellado Ruiz, Zvi Reich, Dani Vardiansyah Noor).
Role Perceptions, Professional Milieus and the Journalistic Field: Putting Theory to Test, 59th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, Chicago, 21-25 May 2009.
The Foreign News on TV Project: Background, Scope and Methodology, 59th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, Chicago, 21-25 May 2009 (with Akiba Cohen, Thorsten Quandt)
Foreign Television News: Conceptual Issues, 59th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, Chicago, 21.-25. Mai 2009 (with Heikki Heikkila, Akiba Cohen).
Zur Verortung von professionellen Milieus im journalistischen Feld: Befunde einer internationalen Studie (On the Place of Professional Milieus in the Journalistic Field: Evidence from an international study), annual conference of the German Communication Association, Bremen, 29 April-1 May 2009.
Die Modellierung hierarchischer Datenstrukturen in der Journalismusforschung: Ein Vergleich von OLS-Regression und Mehrebenenanalyse (Modeling Hierarchical Data Structures in Journalism Research: A comparison of OLS regression and multilevel analysis), joint conference of the Journalism and Methodology Divisions "Methods of Journalism Research" of the German Communication Association, Berlin, 5-7 February 2009.
Cultural Determinants of the Journalist' Professional Worldviews: A Cross-National and Multilevel Analysis, ECREA's 2nd European Communication Conference "Communication Policies and Culture in Europe", Barcelona, 25 - 28 November 2008 (mit Incilay Cangoz, Basyouni Ibrahim Hamada, Folker Hanusch, Christopher Karadjov, Sonia Virginia Moreira, George Terzis).
Perceived Influences on Journalistic Cultures and Professional Autonomy: A Cross-National Comparison, 26th Congress of the International Association for Media and Communication Research, Stockholm, 20-25 July 2008 (with Mihai Coman, Rosa Berganza Conde, Basyouni Ibrahim Hamada, Folker Hanusch, Christopher Karadjov, Zvi Reich, Peter G. Mwesige, George Terzis)
Mapping journalism cultures across nations, organizations and professional milieus, 58th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, Montreal, 22-26 May 2008.
The future of comparative journalism research, 58th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, Montreal, 22-26 May 2008. (with Andreas Schwarz)
Berufliche Rollenverständnisse von Journalisten in 16 Ländern: Eine komparative Studie, Annual meeting of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Publizistik und Kommunikationswissenschaft (German Communication Association), 30 April -2 May 2008, Lugano (Switzerland). (accepted, best abstract submission)
Journalismuskultur als Paradigma der kulturvergleichenden Journalismusforschung (Journalism Culture as Paradigm of Comparative Journalism Research), conference â€Interkulturelle & Internationale Kommunikationâ€, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Berlin, 18-19 October 2007.
Deconstructing Journalism Culture: Towards a universal theory. 57th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, San Francisco, 24-28 May 2007.
Comparing Worlds of Journalism: Methodological Case Studies. Pre-Conference "Methodologies of Comparative Research in a Global Sphere " to the 57th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, San Francisco, 23-24 May 2007 (with Thorsten Quandt).
Dimensions of Journalistic Culture. 57th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, San Francisco, 24-28 May 2007 (with Frank Esser).
Über das Vergleichen: Komparative Forschung in deutschen kommunikationswissenschaftlichen Fachzeitschriften, 1948â€2005 (About Comparison:comparative research in German communication journals, 1948-2005), Annual conference of the Methodology Divisions of the German and Swiss Communication Associations, Zurich, 21-23 September 2006 (with Klaus-Dieter Altmeppen).
Journalismus + Kultur = Journalismuskultur? Die operationale Dekonstruktion eines zentralen Begriffs der kulturvergleichenden Journalismusforschung (Journalism + Culture = Journalism Culture?: operational deconstruction of a central concept of cross-cultural journalism research), annual meeting of the Journalism division, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Publizistik und Kommunikationswissenschaft (German Communication Association), Münster (Germany), 16-18 February 2006.
Comparing Journalism Cross-Culturally: Defining the core concepts for empirical inquiry, 55th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, New York (USA), 26-30 May 2005.
American and German Online Journalists at the Beginning of the 21st Century: A bi-national survey, 54th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, New Orleans (USA), 27-31 May 2004. (with Martin Loeffelholz, David H. Weaver, Thorsten Quandt & Klaus-Dieter Altmeppen)
Journalists as Peacekeeping Force? Peace Journalism and mass communication theory, 54th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, New Orleans (USA), 27-31 May 2004.
Ausverkauf journalistischer Autonomie. Korruption im Journalismus am Fall Indonesien (Selling Journalistic Autonomy: corruption in the case of Indonesia), Annual meeting of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Publizistik und Kommunikationswissenschaft (German Communication Association), Erfurt (Germany), 19 - 21 May 2004.
Online Journalists in Germany 2002: The First Representative Survey on German Online Journalists, Annual Convention of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, Kansas City, 30 July â€ 2 August 2003. (with Thorsten Quandt, Klaus-Dieter Altmeppen & Martin Löffelholz)
Online-Journalismus in Deutschland: Ergebnisse einer repräsentativen Befragung (Online Journalism in Germany: findings from a representative survey), Annual meeting of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Publizistik und Kommunikationswissenschaft (German Communication Association), Hannover (Germany), 31 April - 2 May 2003. (with Martin Löffelholz & Klaus-Dieter Altmeppen)
Rethinking the Journalism Education in Indonesia: Nine Theses, Annual meeting of the Ikatan Sarjana Komunikasi Indonesia (Indonesian Communication Association), Surakarta (Indonesia), 19 November 2000.
¦¦¦¦¦ Invited lectures and speeches
Mapping the Cultures of Journalism: The Power of Comparative Analysis, Keynote, International Conference "Comparative media studies in today’s world: journalism cultures in various socio-political contexts", Universität St. Petersburg, 25 April 2014.
Worlds of Journalism: Journalists from 21 countries reflecting on professional autonomy, influences on news, and their social roles, University of Tirana, 30 January 2014.
The transformation of Journalism in a Global Context, Keynote, JEAA Annual Conference "Redrawing the Boundaries: Journalism Research, Education and Professional Culture in Times of Change", Mooloolaba, 2 December 2013.
The Changing Faces of Journalism: A Global and Comparative View, Karlstad University, 10 October 2013.
Mapping the Worlds of Journalism, Karlstad University, 10 October 2013.
What Influences News Work across 21 Societies? A Comparison between fsQCA and conventional ANOVA-based techniques, ICA Post-conference "Bridging the Quantitative-Qualitative Divide in Comparative Communication Research: Heading towards Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA)", London, 22 June 2013 (with John Downey und James Stanyer).
Wissenschaftliches Publizieren - Oder: Publizier‘ oder stirb!, Universität Mannheim, 13 June 2013.
Journalism Cultures in Bulgaria, Romania, and Russia: Between the East and the West, CEECOM 2013 "Liquidity, Fragmentation, and Individualization in the Mediascape", Kaunas, 25.-27. April 2013.
Worlds of Journalism: Mapping Journalism Cultures across Nations, CELSA – Université Paris-Sorbonne, 18 April 2013.
Mapping the Worlds of Journalism, University of Södertörn, 9 April 2013.
Collaboration is Key: Lessons from the Worlds of Journalism Study, and future directions, Keynote, Conference "Matters of Journalism: Understanding Professional Challenges and Dilemmas", University of Gdansk, 14-15 September 2012.
Conceptualizing and Measuring Role Perceptions: A Comparative Perspective, Expert workshop Conceptualizing Role Perceptions and Change in Journalism, University of Sheffield, 14 September 2012.
Öffentliches Vertrauen und Medien: Erste komparative Befunde und ein Forschungsprogramm, Münchner Centrum für Governance-Forschung (MCG), LMU München, 16 July 2012.
Professional Identity and Cultures of Journalists: Accounting for Universals and Diversity, Keynote, 1st International Conference on Journalism Studies "Identity, changes and challenges of the profession in the 21st Century", Santiago de Chile, 27-29 June 2012.
Accounting for diversity in journalism cultures. The 3rd International Media Readings in Moscow "Journalistic Cultures: Facing Social and technological Changes", Lomonosov State University, Moscow, 10-12 November 2011.
Factors influencing news work. Research Workshop of the Israel Science Foundation "What is Newsworthy? Reexamining News Criteria", University of Haifa, 23-26 October 2011.
Journalistic Cultures: Comparative evidence from 18 countries, Conference "Journalistic Culture in Different Media Systems in the Theoretical Perspective and Practice", Uniwersytet WrocÅawski, 23 February 2011.
Visualizing Multidimensional Similarities across Cultures: CoPlot and its Application in Communication Research, VisComX Lecture Series at Jacobs University Bremen, 17 February 2011.
Comparative surveys of journalists: Methodological problems and solutions, International Workshop "Comparing Journalism", Eichstätt, 9-11 July 2010.
Wie unfrei ist der Journalismus in Deutschland? Ein Blick über die Grenzen, Meeting of the Bavarian Journalists Association, Füssen, 12 June 2010.
Publishing in the Anglo-Saxon academy, SGKM Pre-conference, Lucerne, 25 March 2010.
How to conduct comparative communication research, University of Porto, 16 March 2010.
Journalistic cultures across countries and (potential) implications for political mass communication, University of Porto, 16 March 2010.
Mapping journalistic cultures around the world, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, 4 March 2010.
Ethical Ideologies in Journalism: A Psychological Approach and Evidence from a Cross-National Survey, International conference "The Basics of Journalism: Concepts of Ethics, Responsibility, and Quality in Media and Journalism", Eichstaett, Germany, September 18-20, 2009
Journalismuskulturen in einer globalen Welt: Gemeinsamkeiten und Unterschiede in der beruflichen Selbstwahrnehmung von Journalisten in 16 Ländern (Journalism Cultures in a Global World: Commonalities and differences in the professional self-perceptions of journalists), University of Mannheim, 26 March 2009.
Journalistic Cultures in Asia and the World: China, Indonesia, and Global Comparative Evidence, FOCUS ASIA "Media Cultures and Politics in Asia and Beyond", Centre for East and South-East Asian Studies, Lund University, 26-27 February 2009.
A World of Journalisms, Comparative Journalism Studies Conference, University of Tasmania, Hobart, 25-27 June 2008.
Methodology of Comparative Journalism Research, Comparative Journalism Studies Conference, University of Tasmania, Hobart, 25-27 June 2008.
The Worlds of Journalisms Project: First lessons, first findings, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid, 5 May 2008.
Schafft Kompetenz Verantwortung? Journalistenausbildung in Deutschland und Indonesien (Does competence create resposibility? Journalism education in Germany and Indonesia), Deutsch-indonesischer Mediendialog "Islam, Demokratie und Medienfreiheit - Herausforderungen und Perspektiven für Indonesien und Deutschland am Beginn des 21. Jahrhunderts" (German-Indonesia Media Dialogue "Islam, Democracy and Media Freedom - Challenges and Perspectives for Indonesia and Germany at the Beginning of the 21st Century"), Jakarta, 4 - 5 March 2008.
Journalistische Ethik im internationalen Vergleich (International comparison of journalism ethics), Journalisten-Akademie/Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Burg Rothenfels, 12 May 2007.
Interkulturelle Kommunikation - Methodologische Fallstudien (Intercultural Communication - Methodological Case Studies), Workshop "Medien- und Kommunikationsforschung im Vergleich" (Comparison in Communication and Media Research), Austrian Academy of Science, Vienna, 9-11 November 2006.
Networking Journalism Studies: Towards a World Journalism Survey, International Conference "Thinking Journalism across National Boundaries: New Challenges and Emergent Perspectives", Porto Alegre, 3-5 November 2006.
Journalists at War, Universitas Indonusa Esa Unggul, Jakarta (Indonesia), 28 August 2006.
Kriegsberichterstatter entmystifiziert (Demystifying War Correspondents), Workshop Kriegsberichterstatter als Deutungsinstanzen in der Mediengesellschaft (War Journalists as Sense-Making Authority in the Media Society), Freudenstadt (Germany), 14-18 June 2006 (with Martin Löffelholz).
"Worlds of Journalisms": Journalismuskultur als analytisches Konstrukt (â€Worlds of Journalismsâ€: journalism culture as analytical construct), Ilmenauer Forum Medienwissenschaft (Ilmenau Forum Media Studies), Ilmenau University of Technology, Ilmenau (Germany), 10 May 2006.
Journalisten im Krieg: Aktuelle Beobachtungen zur Kriegsberichterstattung (Journalists at War: notes on war coverage), 1. Rosa-Luxemburg-Tag der Medienkritik "Die feinen Methoden der Medien für einen schmutzigen Krieg" (1st Rosa Luxemburg Day of Media Criticism "Subtle Methods for a Dirty War"), Potsdam (Germany), 27 April 2006.
Journalism Research in Germany, 3rd Annual Conference of the Brazilian Society of Journalism Researchers, Florianopolis (Brazil), 27-29 November 2005
Ideologi dan Jurnalisme (Ideology and Journalism), Freedom Institute, Jakarta (Indonesia), 27 September 2005.
Metode Penelitian Komunikasi kontemporer di Eropa (Contemporary Communication Research Methods in Europe), Universitas Indonusa Esa Unggul, Jakarta (Indonesien), 27. September 2005.
Teori Komunikasi Kontemporer di Eropa dan Asia (Contemporary Communication Theories in Europe), Universitas Indonusa Esa Unggul, Jakarta (Indonesia), 26 September 2005.
Etika dan Filsafat Komunikasi (Communication Philosophy and Ethics), Universitas Indonusa Esa Unggul, Jakarta (Indonesia), 26 September 2005.
Kepekaan menafsirkan nilai berita (Understanding News Values), Universitas Indonusa Esa Unggul, Jakarta (Indonesia), 26 September 2005.
Comparing Journalism Cross-Culturally: Defining the core concepts for empirical inquiry, Universitas Indonusa Esa Unggul, Jakarta (Indonesia), 22 September 2004.
Journalists in Indonesia: Educated but Timid Watchdogs, Universitas Atma Jaya Yogyakarta, Yogyakarta (Indonesia), 18 September 2004, and Universitas Indonesia, Jakarta (Indonesia), 21 September 2004.
Distinctions and Equivalence: Transformations of Journalism and Issues of Methodology, International Conference "Journalism Research in an Era of Globalization", Erfurt (Germany), 2-4 July 2004. (with Thorsten Quandt)
Journalists as Peace Keeping Force?, International conference "Agents of Peace: Journalism, Public Relations and Conflict Resolution", Surabaya (Indonesia), 26-27 September 2003.
Journalisten in der Schusslinie: Welchen Schutz brauchen Kriegs- und Krisenberichterstatter? (Journalists between the Front Lines: what protection do war and crisis reporters need?), 8. Forum Globale Fragen: Außenpolitik in Echtzeit? Die Medialisierung der Weltpolitik, Auswärtiges Amt (Department of Foreign Affairs), Berlin (Germany), 20-21 February 2003.
Interreligious Dialoque through the Media: Perspectives and Limitations of Peace Journalism, International Seminar Panel "Globalization, Religion, and the Media in the Islamic World", Bandung (Indonesia), 4-5 Oktober 2002, und Yogyakarta (Indonesia), 8-9 Oktober 2002.
Menyisir Tuntutan Profesi Jurnalistik (Cetak) Kontemporer (On the Professional Challenges of Contemporary Journalism), Universitas Atma Jaya Yogyakarta, Yogyakarta (Indonesia), 16 February 2002.
Media dan Kewartawanan di Jerman (Media and Journalismin Germany), Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit/Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Jakarta (Indonesia), 5 August 2001.
Cross-Cultural Communication, Universitas Kristen Petra, Surabaya (Indonesia), 27 November 2001.
Jurnalisme di Era Cyber: Tantangan Keilmuan Jurnalistik di Abad ke-21 (Journalism in the Cyber Era: scientific challenges in journalism studies in the 21st century), Universitas Islam Bandung, Bandung (Indonesia), 21 March 2001.
Tantangan Riset di Ilmu Komunikasi (Challenges in Communication Research), Universitas Prof. Dr. Mustopo, Jakarta (Indonesia), 14 December 2000.