Dr Maria Henkel

Web Science
Portrait: Dr. Maria Henkel
T: +49-431-8814-681
Düsternbrooker Weg 120
24105 Kiel


  • Research assistant

Key activities

  • Information and desinformation behavioural research
  • Media and information literacy
  • Libraries in the knowledge society
  • Knowledge management and Open Innovation

Professional background

  • 2011-2016
    Bachelor and master studies in information science and language technology at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf
  • 2016-2022
    Research Assistant in the Department of Information Science at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf
  • 2019
    PhD in information science in Düsseldorf
  • 2022
    Visiting Scholar at the School of Information Management, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
  • since 04/2022
    Research asistant and Post Doc, Project DESIVE2, ZBW - Leibniz Information Centre for Economics

Other professional activities

  • 2015-2019
    European Student Chapter, Association for Information Science and Technology
  • 2015-2021
    Certificate: „Professionelle Lehrkompetenz für die Hochschule“, Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf
  • 2018-2019
    Open Science Fellowship, Wikimedia Germany
  • since 2022
    Research Fellow at Quantitative Science Studies Lab