News 2019

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Fragile Trust? Perspectives and Challenges in a Digitized World

The DFG Research Training Group welcomed three renowned trust researchers as part of the Late Autumn School 2019

The DFG Research Training Group "Trust and Communication in a Digitized World" has organized a Late Autumn School on current topics, findings and projects of trust research for the sixth time. From November 21 to November 23 we welcomed the renowned researchers Prof. Dr. Martin W. Bauer (London School of Economics and Political Science), Prof. Dr. Mike S. Schäfer (University of Zurich) and Dr. Lisa van der Werff (Dublin City University). Throughout the Late Autumn School they not only gave exciting insights into their research with their three public keynotes, but also valuable feedback to our colleagues.

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Isabelle Freiling receives prestigious Fulbright Scholarship

PhD student will conduct her research for four months at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (USA)

Her application was convincing: Isabelle Freiling receives a prestigious Fulbright scholarship within her PhD program at the Research Training Group “Trust and Communication in a Digitized World”. This grant enables her to go as a visiting scholar to the Department of Life Sciences Communication of the University of Wisconsin-Madison (USA) from mid-January to mid-May 2020.