About our guest:
Dr. André Haller has published his dissertation (2013) about intentional self-scandalization by politicians. Haller also lectures at other universities and during international teaching programs. His research interests are political and strategic communication (particularly campaign communication and digitization/digitalization of political communication) and crisis and scandal communication. In 2019 he was one of the guest editors of the Journal of Alternative and Community Media (“The ‘other’ alternatives: Political right-wing alternative media”). Haller published his works in international and national journals and books. He is furthermore organizer of the International Conferences in Scandalogy at Bamberg University where interdisciplinary research on scandals are presented biennial.
One of his latest papers, together with Simon Kruschinski from the Department of Communication at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (Germany), is titled "Restrictions on data-driven political micro-targeting in Germany" and can be found here: https://policyreview.info/articles/analysis/restrictions-data-driven-political-micro-targeting-germany