Deutsch Intern
Psychology of Communication and New Media

Dr. Silvana Weber

Dr. Silvana Weber

Postdoctoral Researcher

Room: 02.003
Campus Hubland Nord
Oswald-Külpe-Weg 82

E-mail: silvana.weber[*at*]uni-wuerzburg.de
Phone: 0931/31 88366

Consultation hours: by arrangement via mail.



  • International and interdisciplinary research collaborations, e.g., with Soma Analytics (Digital Health Startup, London, UK)
  • since April 2017: Postdoc at the Department of Psychology of Communication and New Media at the Julius-Maximilians-University of Würzburg
  • 2016: PhD (Psychology) on “The Interplay of Cultural Identity and Stereotype Threat” at the University of Koblenz-Landau
  • Research fellow at the Department for Work, Organizational and Media Psychology, Johannes Kepler University Linz (2012-14), and at the Institute of Communication and Media Psychology, University of Koblenz-Landau (2014-2017)
  • Master of Science (Psychology) at the Georg-August University Göttingen and the University of California Berkeley (2012)

Research Interests:

  • Media and Identity
  • Stereotype Threat / Social Identity Threat
  • Migration and Acculturation
  • Social Comparison
  • Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) in Health Communication


Research Projects