Public Seminar on Science Communication (PubSciCo)

The lecture series features key international researchers in science communication in conversation with local experts. The aim is to present a picture of the contemporary landscape of international science communication scholarship, and to collectively discuss how this relates to the Austrian context. All attendees are invited to join the discussion.

Place: ONLINE via Zoom

When: Fridays, 12:30 - 2 p.m. CET

Registration: In advance (see below), for each lecture.



Date & TimeSpeakersTopicRegistration
Fri, 21. Oct. 2022 12:30 - 2 p.m. CET Prof. Bruce V. Lewenstein & Dr. Klaus Taschwer The Past, Present, and Future of Public Engagement with Science REGISTER HERE
Fri, 04. Nov. 2022 12:30 - 2 p.m. CET Dr. Emily Dawson & Barbara Streicher Imagining Inclusive Public EngagementREGISTER HERE
Fri, 18. Nov. 2022 12:30 - 2 p.m. CET Prof. Senja Post & Dr. Jana Laura Egelhofer Science and Policy. Can a Political Discharge of Scientific Evidence Depolarize Trust in Science in Public Controversies?REGISTER HERE
Fri, 02. Dec. 2022 12:30 - 2 p.m. CET Prof. Mike Schäfer & Dr. Jakob-Moritz Eberl Science Communication in an 'Age of Populism'


Fri, 20. Jan. 2023 12:30 - 2 p.m. CETProf. Monika Taddicken & Prof. Brigitte HuberScience Communication from the User's PerspectiveREGISTER HERE

PubSciCo Online Lecture Series Autumn/Winter 2022/23