Prof. Dr. Heinz Bonfadelli
was a professor at IKMZ from 1994 to 2015. His research focused on media use and effects, media socialization, health communication and health campaigns. Standard reference works such as Medienwirkungsforschung (Research on Media Effects) or Einführung in die Publizistikwissenschaft (Introduction to Mass Communication Studies) stem from him.
Prof. Dr. Werner A. Meier
worked at IKMZ from 1977 to 2013. During this time, he taught and researched media policies, political economics and national and European media structures.