Luisa Gehle M.A.

since 03/2021: Research associate at the Department of Communication, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, member of NORFACE project „THREATPIE: The Threats and Potentials of a Changing Political Information Environment“

03/2020-03/2021: Junior Consultant Brand & Corporate Communications at Klenk & Hoursch

08/2019-01/2020: Semester abroad at San Diego State University

10/2017-01/2020: Master of Arts in Communication with a focus on communication and media research at Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz

10/2014-02/2018: Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Political Science at Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz

Diverse activities as research assistant at the Department of Communication, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, e.g. for the Horizon 2020 project „The Role of European Mobility and its Impacts in Narratives, Debates and EU Reforms“. Internships and jobs at SWR1 Rheinland-Pfalz, Commerzbank AG and HitchOn GmbH.


Research interests

  • political communication
  • media effects
  • quantitative research methods


  • 2018: Award of the bachelor thesis as outstanding thesis at the department 02 of the Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz