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Prof. Dr. Wiebke Loosen
is a senior journalism researcher at the Leibniz Institute for Media Research│Hans-Bredow-Institut (HBI) in Germany as well as a professor at the University of Hamburg. Her primary areas of expertise are the transformation of journalism within a changing media environment, theories of journalism, and methodology. Her current research focuses on the changing journalism/audience relationship, the datafication of journalism, forms of “pioneer journalism”, the emerging start-up culture in journalism, and algorithms in “journalism-like” constructions of public spheres.