Dr. Stephanie B. Linek

Science 2.0
T: +49-431-8814-583
Düsternbrooker Weg 120
24105 Kiel

Key activities

  • Science 2.0
  • Open Science
  • Usability and evaluation
  • HCI
  • Social Media
  • Media psychology

Professional background

  • 1992-1997
    Studies of Psychology at the University of Würzburg with a scholarship from the Bavarian Ministry of Education, Arts and Science
  • 1998-1999
    Research assistant at the University of Heidelberg
  • 2000
    Internship at the Clinic for Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy in  Baden-Baden
  • 2001-2002
    Advanced studies of "Communication psychology / Media education" at the University of Koblenz-Landau
  • 2003-2006
    Research assistant at the Knowledge Media Research Center (IWM-KMRC) in Tübingen
  • 2006-2010
    Research assistant at the University of Graz (Austria) in the following EU projects: ELEKTRA (Enhanced Learning Experience and Knowledge Transfer) iClass (Intelligent Distributed Cognitive-based Open Learning Systems for Schools) GRAPPLE (Generic Responsive Adapted Personalized Learning Environment) MedCap (Competence Assessment for Spinal Anaesthesia)
  • 2007
    PhD at the University of Tübingen („Gender-specific design of narrative animations: „ Speaker/Gender Effect“ and the Schema Incongruence of Information)
  • 2008-2010
    University asssistant at the University of Graz (Austria)
  • 2009-2010
    Research assistant at the Technical University of Graz in the EU project  TARGET (Transformative, Adaptive, Responsive and enGaging EnvironmenT)
  • since 2011
    Research assistant at the ZBW - Leibniz Information Centre for Economics, research department and usability