Prof. Dr. Hajo G. Boomgaarden (*18.02.1977)
Department of Communication – Faculty of Social Sciences - University of Vienna
Kolingasse 14-16, A-1090 Vienna, Austria
Phone: +43-1-4277-49902 (office: +43-1-4277- 49905)
ORCID ID: 0000-0002-5260-1284
Areas of Research
Political Communication, News Media, Public Opinion, Media Effects, Election Campaigns, European Union Politics, Media and Migration, Computational Social Science Methods
2018-present Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Vienna
2017-present Deputy Director of the Research Centre “Vienna Centre for Electoral Research – VieCER”
2017-present Co-Principal Investigator of the Austrian Cooperative Infrastructure for Electoral Research (ACIER)
2016-present Deputy Scientific Director of the Austrian Social Science Data Archive (AuSSDA)
2016-2018 Vice Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Vienna
2014-present Professor for Empirical Social Science Methods at the Department of Communication, University of Vienna
2012-2013 Fellow at the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences, NIAS.
2011-2014 Associate Professor of Political Communication, Amsterdam School of Communication Research
2009 Visiting scholar at the Media and Communications Department, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia.
2007-2011 Assistant Professor of Political Communication, Amsterdam School of Communication Research
2007 Ph.D. (with honors), Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, University of Amsterdam.
2003 Master of Arts (with honors), Department of Communication Science, University of Amsterdam.