The Leibniz Institute for Media Research | Hans Bredow Institute (HBI) examines media change and the related structural shifts in public communication.
Information on the organisation of the Institute, its financing, the bodies, the academic advisory board and its eponym Hans Bredow.
All employees: board of directors, academic and non-academic staff, guest researchers
Latest news from the Institute
We are looking for new colleagues!
PD Dr. Jan-Hinrik Schmidt
Prof. Dr. Matthias C. Kettemann, LL.M. (Harvard)
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Schulz
Dr. Claudia Lampert
The academic profile of the Leibniz Institute for Media Research | Hans-Bredow-Institut (HBI) is characterised by its research programmes.
The Institute focuses on transferring its work to various target groups and various formats in the broadest way possible.
The Leibniz Institute for Media Research | Hans-Bredow-Institut (HBI) is engaged in numerous international and national research networks in research and practice.
An overview of all research projects that are carried out during the current research year.
“Medien & Kommunikationswissenschaft“ offers a forum for the discussion of media and communication-related issues and for analyses of media development from different perspectives and for all media.
Series "Working Papers of the Hans-Bredow-Institut”
The annual and activity reports document the Institute's work in the areas of research, transfer and service on a yearly basis.
Other series and publications of the Institute
Freshly Served for Lunch: Media Research
We talk about topics of scientific and social relevance
Information about the library
Overview of all available jornals
Overview on our library's classification scheme
Di. 11-19 Uhr
Mi. 10-17 Uhr
Do. 10-17 Uhr
Olga Lévay, Cindy Hesse und Christoph Graebel
Telefon: (+49 40) 45 02 17 22
Coin-operated copier available, 5 Cent/Copy.
You may scan free of charge on your own USB stick.
Jannes Beeskow worked from February 2010 until March 2011 as a junior researcher at the Hans-Bredow-Institut.
Independent media needs an independent media supervision. A study for the European Commission developed indicators for analysing the independence and efficiency of audio-visual supervisory bodies.
Press release from the Authority of Culture, Sports and Media 05.03.2010 (German)
Website of the Innovation Workshop (German)
The Hans-Bredow-Institut is collaborating with Queen Mary and Westfield College at the University of London, the University of Amsterdam and the Catholic University of L...
Hans-Bredow-Institut for Media Research/Interdisciplinary Centre for Law & ICT (ICRI), Katholieke Universiteit Leuven/Center for Media and Communication Studies (CMCS), Central European University/Cullen Interna-tional/Perspective Associates (eds., 2011): INDIREG. Indicators for independence and...
Hans Bredow Institute for Media Research/Interdisciplinary Centre for Law & ICT (ICRI), Katholieke Universiteit Leuven/Center for Media and Communication Studies (CMCS), Central European University/Cullen International/Perspective Associates (eds., 2011): INDIREG. Indicators for independence and...
Subscribe to our newsletter and receive the Institute's latest news via email.