Nikolaus Wimmer, BA BA

Research Assistant

Main Research Areas and Interests

  • Politolinguistics
  • New Media and Internet Culture
  • International Journalism 

Nikolaus Wimmer is currently enrolled in master's program at the Department of Communication Science at the University of Vienna.

He works as a research assistant on Univ.-Prof. Dr. Sophie Lecheler and the Political Communication Research Group of the University of Vienna.

Having studied both political science and communication science, his research focus soon shifted to the intersection of the two: Political Communication. Since then, he mainly concentrated on studies around the Internet and New Media, International Journalism and Politolinguistics.