Beate Ochsner, Professor for Media Studies, Unversity of Konstanz

Beate Ochsner

Professor for Media Studies, Unversity of Konstanz

About me

Beate Ochsner is a Professor of Media Studies at the University of Konstanz(Germany). Since 2008, she is the Spokeswoman of the DFG research group „Media and Participation“ ( and PI in the subproject „Technosensory Processes of Participation and Dis/Ability”. Her research focuses on media and participation, on the interface of media and disability studies, on (digital) practices of hearing as well as on Serious games/Serious Gaming. Recent publications are: «Dismediation»: Schnittstellen zwischen Medienwissenschaften und Disability Studies, in: Kritische Berichte 4 (2020), S. 56-65; SenseAbility. Media Practices of Seeing and Heraing (Mediale Praktiken des Sehens und Hörens, Bielefeld 2016 (co-edited with Robert Stock).