Team – Prof. Dr. Christoph Bieber

Prof. Dr. Christoph Bieber

Prof. Dr. Christoph Bieber

Head of Reseacrh Incubator

  +49 234 544 96 062

  christoph.bieber@cais.nrw

Curriculum Vitae
  • Christoph Bieber is a political scientist; in 2011 he accepted the Welker Foundation Professorship for “Ethics in Political Management and Society” at the NRW School of Governance at the University of Duisburg-Essen.
  • From 1990 to 1995 he studied Political Science and German Language Studies at Justus Liebig University Gießen and Freie Universität Berlin.
  • After that, he completed his doctoral thesis at the University of Gießen on “Political Projects on the Internet.” During his time as a research associate and an assistant at the Institute for Political Science (2001 to 2008), he helped launch and establish the Centre for Media and Interactivity (ZMI) in Gießen.
  • Christoph Bieber has researched and published work on the topics of ethics and responsibility in politics, transparency and public communication, as well as democracy and new media.
  • Since 2000 he has been a member of the Executive Board of politik-digital e.V., the sponsoring association for the online platform of the same name; from 2013 to 2017 he was a member of the WDR Broadcasting Council.
  • In 2016 Bieber was a guest in the “Vila Sul“ residency program offered by the Goethe Institute in Salvador-Bahia, Brazil.