9th Conference of the
Media Psychology Division

September 9th – 11th, 2015

Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen &
Knowledge Media Research Center, Tübingen

The 9th Conference of the Media Psychology Division (German Psychological Society) will take place on September 9th to 11th, 2015 at Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen & Leibniz-Institut für Wissensmedien, Tübingen, Germany, chaired by Prof. Dr. Markus Huff and Prof. Dr. Sonja Utz. The division as well as the local organizers cordially invite you to come to Tübingen.

  Call for Papers We invite researchers from all areas of media psychology. You can submit position and review papers (extended abstract of 1000 words each), research papers (300 word abstract including results), posters (300 word abstract) or panel session proposals (4 contributions; 300 word rationale for the panel proposal and 150 word abstract from each planned presenter). All submissions will be peer-reviewed. Each author may submit and present only one contribution as first author; additional contributions as co-author are welcome.

Front view of KMRC

Invited session: Open Science

We are pleased to announce an invited session on open science, featuring Neuroskeptic (UK), Prof. Dr. Martin Voracek, Prof. Dr. Nicole Krämer, Prof. Dr. Kai Sassenberg and Dr. Malte Elson.

Science Slam

  Media Psycho SLAM For the first time, a science slam will be held on September 10, 2015 (organized by Dr. Stephan Winter and Dr. Malte Elson)

Workshop for PhD students

We are pleased that the conference will be preceded by a Workshop for PhD students of Media Psychology, organised by Prof. Dr. Leonard Reinecke and Dr. Özen Odag. The workshop will take place on the first day of the conference (September 9th). A maximum of 12 doctoral students will be accepted. The application deadline is May 15th.

Conference language

The conference will be held in English. We thus invite not only German media psychologists but also European and other international colleagues to contribute.


  • February 1st 2015: Online submission system opens
  • March 1st 2015: Submission deadline
  • May 1st 2015: Deadline for informing authors about acceptance
  • May 15th 2015: Application deadline for the PhD workshop
  • June 1st 2015: Deadline for early bird registration
  • June 22th 2015: Application deadline for the  Media Psycho Slam


Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Germany & Knowledge Media Research Center Tübingen, Germany


The conference is sponsored by SensoMotoric Instruments GmbH (SMI) |

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