Hi, my name is Wienke. Never heard before? Wienke Strathern. Neither? Let’s listen how to pronounce it.
I am a PhD Candidate of Computational Social Science & Big Data at Technical University of Munich with Jürgen Pfeffer since 2019 and a Research Associate with at the Chair of Public Policy, Governance and Innovative Technology of Urs Gasser . My background is in Italian, French and German Studies and Media Law, I spent most of my study time at the University of Munich (LMU), at the University of Heidelberg, at the University of Rome and in Florence. I was born in Berlin. In my research I study human behaviour in social media with a focus on language. I use computer-assisted techniques and methods from quantitative linguistics and qualitative content analysis, experiments and social network analysis.