Here you can find selected research projects at the Media Studies department. For further information on research activities within the department please check the websites of the chairs.

Internationales Kolleg für Kulturtechnikforschung und Medienphilosophie

Faculty of Media
Project coordination: Prof. Dr. phil. habil. Lorenz Engell (Media Philosophy); Prof. Dr. phil. habil. Bernhard Siegert (Gerd Bucerius foundation professor for Theory and History of Cultural Technologies)
Third-party fund provider: Federal Ministry of Education and Research
Term: 1 August 2014 - 31 July 2018
Funding Amount: 7,776,180.06 EUR
Website: www.ikkm-weimar.de/

Forschergruppe »Medien und Mimesis« (FOR 1867/2)

Faculty of Media, Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Bernhard Siegert
Third party fund provider: DFG
Term: 1. April 2017 bis 31. März 2020
Funding amount: 806.556,00 Euro

Homepage: Medien und Mimesis

ProExzellenz: »Kompetenzzentrum Medienanthropologie«

Faculty of Media / IKKM
Chairs: Philosophy of audio-visual Media (Prof. Dr. Christiane Voss) and IKKM (Prof. Dr. Lorenz Engell)
Third party fund provider: TMBWK
Term: 1 October 2014 - 31 December 2019
Funding amount: 1,600,000 Euro

Biologische Zeiten. Medien, Techniken und Architekturen

Faculty of Media
Chair: Theory of Media Worlds (Prof. Dr. Henning Schmidgen)
Third party fund provider: DFG
Term: 15. Oktober 2016 bis 14. Oktober 2019
Funding amount: 183,050 Euro

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Prozessorientierte Diskursanalyse - Technologien für diskursbasierte Analysen in der Medien- und Wissenschaftsgeschichte

Faculty of Media and University Library
Chairs: Theory of Media Worlds (Prof. Dr. Henning Schmidgen) in collaboration with Web Technology and Information Systems (Prof. Dr. Benno Stein) and the University Library (Dr. Frank Simon-Ritz)
Term: 1 October 2017 - 30 September 2020
Third party fund provider: DFG
Funding amount: 180,210 Euro (Theory of Media Worlds), 277,610 Euro (Web Technology and Information Systems) and 208,530 Euro (University Library)

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Verrat und Subjektivität

Faculty of Media
Department: Media Studies (Dr. Stephan Gregory)
Term: 1 April 2018 - 31 March 2021
Third-party fund provider: DFG
Funding amount: 284.900,00 Euro