Lennart Hofeditz | Team of the Research Group Professional Communication in Electronic Media / Social Media

Lennart Hofeditz, M.Sc.

Address: Forsthausweg 2, 47057 Duisburg

Office: LE 326

Phone: +49 203 379 2436

Mail:lennart.hofeditz@uni-due.de

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Research interests

  • Virtual collaboration and socio-technical Systems
  • Artificial intelligence & ethics
  • Virtual assistants / conversational agents in organizations
  • Research data management / Open Science
  • Bots in crisis communication / disaster management

Academic qualification

Since 04/2019 PhD Candidate, University of Duisburg-Essen
10/2015 – 11/2018 M.Sc. in Applied Cognitive and Media Science, University Duisburg-Essen
05/2018 – 11/2018 Semester abroad, The University of Sydney Business School, Australia
10/2012 – 09/2015 B.Sc. in Applied Cognitive and Media Science, University Duisburg-Essen

Professional background

Since 04/2019 Research Associate, Research Group Professional Communication in Electronic Media / Social Media, University of Duisburg-Essen
03/2019  Research Assistant, Research Group Professional Communication in Electronic Media / Social Media, University of Duisburg-Essen
Since 05/2018  Freelancer in User Experience Consulting 
03/2017 - 04/2018  Corporate Communications Assistant, ElectronicPartner Handel SE, Düsseldorf
Since 04/2017 Freelancer in TV productions
12/2014 – 12/2016 Student employee TV productions Westdeutscher Rundfunk Köln, Duisburg

Engagement and Fellowships

Since 10/2019 "Expat Pilot" for exchange students
 Since 05/2019 Member of the Association for Information Systems
05/2018 - 11/2018 PROMOS-Scholarship program of the DAAD
01/2016 - 01/2018 Student representative for Applied Cognitive and Media Science
Since 10/2013  Unified Sports - Special Olympics Deutschland (Basketball team with disabled people)

Publications

Conference Papers

  • Hofeditz, L., Ross, B., Wilms, K., and Rother, M. (2020). How to Design a Research Data Management Platform ? Technical , Organizational and Individual Perspectives and Their Relations. In: Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI International), Copenhagen, Denmark (forthcoming).
     
  • Hofeditz, L., Ehnis, C., Bunker, D., Brachten, F., & Stieglitz, S. (2019). Meaningful Use of Social Bots? Possible Applications in Crisis Communication During Disasters. In: Proceedings of the 27th European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS), Stockholm/Uppsapa, Sweden. 
     
  • Brachten, F., Stieglitz, S.,  Hofeditz, L., Kloppenburg, K. & Reimann, A. (2017). Strategies and Influence of Social Bots in a 2017 German state election. Proceedings of the 28th Australasian Conference on Information Systems (ACIS), Hobart, Australia. Paper 207.