Silvana Weber

Dr. Silvana Weber is a postdoctoral researcher at the interdisciplinary Institute of Human-Computer-Media at the University of Würzburg and at the LMU Center for Leadership and People Management in Munich. She studied psychology at the University of Göttingen and the University of California Berkeley. She completed her doctorate at the University of Koblenz-Landau on the influence of stereotype threat and cultural identity on the academic performance of young people with a migration background. Her current research focuses on questions of media and identity with a special focus on gender and diversity, as well as the use of information and communication technologies in health communication.