The DFG-funded Research Training Group (Graduate School) “User-Centred Social Media” aims at developing new models and methods for analyzing, designing and evaluating social media from a user-centred perspective. The main research fields in the RTG are modelling and understanding user behavior, social media engineering, and social media analytics. The program is an interdisciplinary endeavor located in our University department that fully integrates researchers from computer science and psychology.

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Jürgen Ziegler

Full Professor

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Catalin-Mihai Barbu

Former team member

Helma Torkamaan

Former team member