Noelle Lebernegg, BA MSc

Research Associate (pre-doc)

Kolingasse 14-16
1090 Wien


T: +43-1-4277-tba






Noelle Lebernegg is a Ph.D. candidate at the Computational Communication Science Lab of the University of Vienna, supervised by Prof. Hajo G. Boomgaarden. Her research interests include computer-assisted social scientific research and a further investigation of the impact of political communication and journalism on public opinion and voting behavior.


Noelle completed the Research Master Communication Science at the Graduate School of Communication of the University of Amsterdam (ASCoR) in January 2020 with a thesis entitled “The Sound of Immersion. Understanding the Impact of Audio in Immersive Journalism”. During her studies, she participated in an internship with Dr. Sanne Kruikemeier, using eye-tracking data to study the roles of arousal and negativity in news attention and selection. Moreover, she assisted in the INCA project (=Infrastructure for Automated Content Analysis) at the Computational Communication Science Lab Amsterdam, supervised by Dr. Damian Trilling.