Eliza Mitova

Eliza Mitova, MA

Assistentin / Research and Teaching Assistant

Phone: +41 44 635 20 39

Room number: AND 3.50

e.mitova@ikmz.uzh.ch

Curriculum vitae

02/2021-Present

Research Assistant and Doctoral Student, Division: International & Comparative Media Research, University of Zurich

Dissertation project: "The Role of News Recommendation Systems in Digital Democracies" (NFP77)

07/2020-02/2021 Corporate Communication Intern at Verkehrsbetriebe Zurich (VBZ), Switzerland
09/2018-09/2020

M.A. in Social Sciences (summa cum laude), Major: Communication Science & Media Research, Minor: Political Science, University of Zurich

Master Thesis: "Emotions on Social Media and their effect on digital engagement and political behaviour"

11/2019-07/2020 Research Assistant, Division: Media Change & Innovation, Department of Communication and Media Research, Zurich
07/2018-07/2020 Communications Trainee at ruby., Zurich
02/2017-02/2020 Tutor in Empirical Methods at Department of Communication and Media Research, Zurich
09/2015-09/2018 B.A. in Social Sciences, Major: Communication Science & Media Research, Minor: Political Science, University of Zurich

Research Interests

Algorithms & News Personalisation (SNF project), Political communication, Political Emotions, Empirical Methods, Social Media, Fandom and Participatory Culture

Activities & Offices

08/2021-Present IKMZ PhD Clubs Organisation Commitee