Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin Dr. Jessica Szczuka, M.Sc.

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47057 Duisburg
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Forschungsinteressen

  • Soziale Wirkung sexualisierter Roboter
  • Sexualität und Digitalisierung
  • Parasoziale Interaktion
  • Einsatz verschiedener expliziter und impliziter Erhebungsmethoden

Curriculum Vitae

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Publikationen

2020

Szczuka, J. M., Kopp, S., Krämer, N., & Varonina, L. (2020).  Alexa, kannst Du mich verstehen? Empirische Langzeituntersuchung zur Interaktion zwischen Sprachassistenten und Kindern [Alexa, do you understand me? Long-term empirical study of the interaction between language assistants and children]. In I. Siegert & S. Möller (Eds.), Proceedings of ITG Workshop: Sprachassistenten: Anwendungen, Implikationen, Entwicklungen (pp. 31–33). Otto-von-Guericke University. http://dx.doi.org/10.25673/32572.2

2019

Szczuka, J. M., & Krämer, N. C. (2019). There’s more to humanity than meets the eye: Differences in gaze behavior towards women and gynoid robots. Frontiers in Psychology, 10, Article 693. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2019.00693

Szczuka, J. M., Hartmann, T., & Krämer, N. C. (2019). Negative and positive influences on the sensations evoked by artificial sex partners: A review of relevant theories, recent findings, and introduction of the sexual interaction illusion model. In Y. Zhou & M. H. Fischer (Eds.), AI love you (pp. 3–19). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-19734-6_1

Krämer, N., Artelt, A., Geminn, C., Hammer, B., Kopp, S., Manzeschke, A., Rossnagel, A., Slawik, P., Szczuka, J., Varonina, L., & Weber, C. (2019). KI-basierte Sprachassistenten im Alltag: Forschungsbedarf aus informatischer, psychologischer, ethischer und rechtlicher Sicht [AI-based language assistants in everyday life: Research needs from an informatic, psychological, ethical and legal perspective]. Universität Duisburg-Essen, Universitätsbibliothek. http://doi.org/10.17185/duepublico/70571

Krämer, N., Szczuka, J. M., & Kopp, S. (2019). Social reactions towards speech interfaces and the influence of mental models. In CHI 2019 Workshop on "Mapping Theoretical and Methodological Perspectives for Understanding Speech Interface Interactions".

Szczuka, J.M. (2019). Hey A.I., talk dirty to me. Theoretical implications on sexual interactions with interactive assistants. In IVA 2019 Workshop on “Interactive Assistants: How does their increasing ubiquity and intelligence impact users´ lives?”.

2018

Szczuka, J. M., & Krämer, N. C. (2018). Robotic love rival? A quantitative study on the jealousy of women evoked by other women and robots. Proceedings of the Technology, Mind, and Society, Article 39. https://doi.org/10.1145/3183654.3186622

Szczuka, J. M., & Krämer, N. C. (2018). Jealousy 4.0? An empirical study on jealousy-related discomfort of women evoked by other women and gynoid robots. Paladyn, Journal of Behavioral Robotics, 9, 323–336. https://doi.org/10.1515/pjbr-2018-0023

Horstmann, A. C., Bock, N., Linhuber, E., Szczuka, J. M., Straßmann, C., & Krämer, N. C. (2018). Do a robot’s social skills and its objection discourage interactants from switching the robot off? PLOS ONE, 13(7), Article e0201581. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0201581

Szczuka, J. M., & Krämer, N. C. (2018, September 15–20). Eye Tracking Studie zu Betrachtungsmustern bei Frauen und sexualisierten Robotern [Eye tracking study on gaze patterns of women and sexualized robots]. In Sexualität in der digitalen Gesellschaft [Symposium]. German Psychological Society 51st Congress, Frankfurt, Germany.

Horstmann, A. C., Bock, N., Linhuber, E., Szczuka, J. M., Straßmann, C., & Krämer, N. C. (2018, September 15–20). Please don't switch me off! Do a robot´s social skills and its objection influence people's behavior towards the robot? [Paper presentation]. German Psychological Society 51st Congress, Frankfurt, Germany.

Horstmann, A. C., Bock, N., Eitelhuber, D., Lehr, J., Linhuber, E., Sczcuka, J. M., & Straßmann, C. (2018, May 24–28). Switching off a robot: The influence of social interaction and objection on behaviors towards robots [Paper presentation]. International Communication Association 68th Annual Conference, Prague, Czech Republic. (Top Student Paper in ICA’s Communication and Technology Division).

2017

Horstmann, A. C., Bock, N., Eitelhuber, D., Lehr, J., Linhuber, E., Sczcuka, J., Straßmann, C., & Krämer, N. C. (2017, September 6–8). Please don‘t switch me off–An experimental study on switching off a robot [Paper presentation]. Media Psychology Division of the German Psychological Society 10th Conference, Landau, Germany.

Szczuka, J. M., & Krämer, N. C. (2017). Not only the lonely—How men explicitly and implicitly evaluate the attractiveness of sex robots in comparison to the attractiveness of women, and personal characteristics influencing this evaluation [Special issue: Love and Sex with Robots]. Multimodal Technologies and Interaction, 1(1), Article 3. https://doi.org/10.3390/mti1010003

2016

Szczuka, J. M., & Krämer, N. C. (2016, December). Influences on the Intention to Buy a Sex Robot. In International Conference on Love and Sex with Robots (pp. 72-83). Springer, Cham.

Szczuka, J. M. (2016, September 18–22). Reach me on my wrist: Positive and negative effects of the usage of smartwatches as a communication tool [Poster presentation]. German Psychological Association 50thAnniversary Congress, Leipzig, Germany.

Kyewski, E., Szczuka, J. M., & Krämer, N. C. (2016). The protagonist, my Facebook friend: How cross-media extensions are changing the concept of parasocial interaction. Psychology of Popular Media Culture, 7(1), 2–17. https://psycnet.apa.org/doi/10.1037/ppm0000109

Krämer, N. C., & Szczuka, J. M. (2016). Soziale Vergleichprozesse [Social comparison theory]. In N. C. Krämer, S. Schwan, D. Unz, & M. Suckfüll (Eds.), Medienpsychologie: Schlüsselbegriffe und Konzepte (2nd ed., pp.303–308). Kohlhammer.

2015

Szczuka, J. M., Weiss, J., Fazlali, S., & Krämer, N. (2015, May 21–25). Me, myselfie and I - Motivational factors and the influence of sociodemographic and personality variables [Paper presentation]. International Communication Association 65th Annual Meeting, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Biles, M. L., Szczuka, J. M., Krämer, N. C., & Plass, J. L. (2015, April 16–20). Round, square, or spiky: Deconstructing the emotional design of video game [Poster presentation]. American Educational Research Association 2015 Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, United States

2014

Kyewski, E., Szczuka, J. M, & Krämer, N. C. (2014, September 21–24). The protagonist, my Facebook friend [Paper presentation]. German Psychological Association 49th Congress, Bochum, Germany.

Szczuka, J. M, & Kyewski, E. (2014, May 22–26). The protagonist, my Facebook friend: How crossmedial extensions change the concept of parasocial interaction [Paper presentation]. International Communication Association 64th Annual Conference, Seattle, WA, United States. (Top Four Student Paper in ICA's Communication and Technology Division)

2013

Szczuka, J. M., Biles, M., Plass, J. L., & Krämer, N. C. (2013, September 4–6). "I wish it was real, so I could squeeze it". The emotional response of children towards videogame-characters: A Cross-Cultural comparison of Germany and the USA [Paper presentation]. Media Psychology Division of the German Psychological Association 8th Conference, Würzburg, Germany.

Krämer, N.C., Hoffmann, L., Fuchslocher, A., Eimler, S. C., Szczuka, J. M., & Brand, M. (2013, June 17–21). Do I need to belong? Development of a scale for measuring the need to belong and its predictive value for media usage [Paper presentation]. International Communication Association 63rd Annual Conference, London, Great Britain.

Szczuka, J. M., & Krämer, N. C. (2013, March 4–6). Meaningful tears: Eine Onlinestudie zum Einfluss von Film- und Rezipientencharakeristika auf die Bewertung trauriger und bereichernder Filme [Meaningful tears: An online survey about the influence of recipient characteristics on the evaluation of sad and meaningful movies] [Paper presentation]. 26th Film- und Fernsehwissenschaftliches Kolloquium, Marburg, Germany.

2012

Klatt, J., Eimler, S. C., Szczuka, J. M., Fazlali, S., & Krämer, N. C. (2012, September 23–27). Make up your mind – Der Einfluss von Styling auf die wahrgenommene Kompetenz und Sympathie von Frauen [Make up your mind – On the influence of styling on women’s’ perceived competence and likeability] [Paper presentation]. German Psychological Association 48th Congress, Bielefeld, Germany.

Szczuka, J. M., & Krämer, N. C. (2012, September 23–27). Wenn Forrest Gump läuft: Der Einfluss von Film- und Rezipientencharakeristika auf die Bewertung trauriger und bereichernder Filme [The influence of film and recipient characteristics on the evaluation of sad and meaningful movies] [Paper presentation]. German Psychological Association 48th Congress, Bielefeld, Germany.

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Medienpräsenz

  • Eine Stunde Liebe [One Hour of Love]: Liebe mit Robotern: Knutsch-Aufsätze und Sexmaschinen [Love with robots: kissing-systems and sex machines] (2017, January 06) [Television broadcast]. Deutschlandfunk Nova. Retrieved from https://www.deutschlandfunknova.de/beitrag/eine-stunde-liebe-sex-mit-robotern
  • Eul, A. (2017, October 25). Sexroboter: Wie praktisch! [Sex robots: So convenient!]. EMMA. Retrieved from https://www.emma.de/artikel/sexroboter-wie-praktisch-334969
  • Fay, J. (2016, December 20). Non-existent sex robots already burning holes in men’s pockets. The Register. Retrieved from https://www.theregister.co.uk/2016/12/20/love_robots_on_shopping_lists/
  • Frymorgen, T. (2017, September 29). Sex robot sent for repairs after being molested at tech fair. BBC. Retrieved from https://www.bbc.co.uk/bbcthree/article/610ec648-b348-423a-bd3c-04dc701b2985
  • Hay, M. (2018, October 31). Sex doll brothels expand the market for synthetic partners. Forbes. Retrieved from https://www.forbes.com/sites/markhay/2018/10/31/sex-doll-brothels-expand-the-market-for-synthetic-partners/#3d569578243b
  • Kleeman, J. (2017, April 27). The race to build the world’s first sex robot. The Guardian. Retrieved from https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/apr/27/race-to-build-world-first-sex-robot
  • Kroytor, A. (2018, November 29). Avicenna’s connotational attributes, mickey mouse, and sex dolls. Epoché. Retrieved from https://epochemagazine.org/avicennas-connotational-attributes-mickey-mouse-and-sex-dolls-bc6ebc690abc
  • Machunga, S. (2016, December 21). 50% of men ‘could purchase’ sex robots in five years. The Cable Lifestyle. Retrieved from https://lifestyle.thecable.ng/men-would-purchase-sex-robots/
  • Manning, A. (2016, December 23). Who wants to buy a sex robot? Vocativ. Retrieved from https://www.vocativ.com/386623/who-wants-to-buy-a-sex-robot/index.html
  • Martin, S. (2017, October 24). Sex robot shock: AI bots will soon be able to ‘give birth to children’. Express. Retrieved from https://www.express.co.uk/news/science/870614/sex-robot-baby-artificial-intelligence-AI-doll
  • Not Specified. (2016, December 23). Good news! You probably won’t be killed by a sex robot. The Guardian. Retrieved from https://www.theguardian.com/science/brain-flapping/2016/dec/23/good-news-you-probably-wont-be-killed-by-a-sex-robot
  • Not Specified. (2016, December 19). Nearly half of men would have sex with robots. Toronto Sun. Retrieved from https://torontosun.com/2016/12/19/nearly-half-of-men-would-have-sex-with-robots/wcm/07cc9c2a-ef4c-48f7-b5ac-fa8be1519909
  • Not Specified. (2016, December 20). Study reveals who is most likely to have sex with a ROBOT - and it's exactly who you'd expect. Mirror. Retrieved from https://www.mirror.co.uk/tech/study-reveals-who-most-likely-9485651
  • Patel, A. (2017, Februar 21). Sex in the time of tech. Mumbai Mirror. Retrieved from https://mumbaimirror.indiatimes.com/opinion/columnists/dr-altaf-patel/sex-in-the-time-of-tech/articleshow/57260511.cms
  • Reisz, M. (2016, December 23). The sexbots are coming. Times Higher Education. Retrieved from https://www.timeshighereducation.com/news/sexbots-are-coming
  • Schwarz, C. (2017, August 18). Inspiriert dieser neue Sexroboter zu sexueller Gewalt an Frauen – oder hält er Männer davon ab? [Do sex robot inspire humans to harm women - oder do they prevent it?]. Ze.Tt/Die Zeit. Retrieved from https://ze.tt/mit-sexrobotern-vergewaltigungen-nachspielen-bedrohung-oder-schutz-fuer-frauen/
  • Smith, P. (2017, June 09). Liebe ohne Leben. [Love without Life]. ÄrzteZeitung. Retrieved from https://www.aerztezeitung.de/panorama/article/937439/humanoide-roboter-liebe-leben.html
  • Stoldt, T.-R.. (2019, January 20). Was machen Roboter aus unserem Sex? [How do Sex Robots Influence our Sex lifes?]. Welt am Sonntag. Retrieved from https://www.welt.de/regionales/nrw/article187300504/So-Was-machen-Roboter-aus-unserem-Sex.html
  • Waddell, L. (2016, December 20). Sex robot 'affairs': Women face fight for men in bedroom as blokes hook up with cyborgs. Daily Star. Retrieved from https://www.dailystar.co.uk/news/latest-news/571671/Sex-robot-affairs-women-face-fight-men-bedroom-blokes-hook-up-cyborgs-love-dolls-sex-toys
  • Weber, C. (2018, September 29). AI love you: Sexroboter und Menschen: Kann das eine Liebesgeschichte werden? [Sex Robots and Humans: Can it become a Lovestory?]. Süddeutsche. Retrieved from https://projekte.sueddeutsche.de/artikel/wissen/sexroboter-kann-das-liebe-sein-e763870/?reduced=true
  • Weiss, S. (16, December 21). Think no one would go to a real-life westworld? think again. Refinery29. Retrieved from https://www.refinery29.com/en-us/2016/12/133762/sex-robots-technology-study-westworld
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