Charlotte Schrimpff, M.A.


  • Born 1987 in Münster/Westphalia
  • 2006-2010 Bachelor studies in Musicology, minors in Theatre Studies & Communication Studies at the University of Leipzig
  • 2010 Internship at the Lower Saxony Ministry for Science and Culture
  • 2008-2011 Freelancer for the Leipziger Volkszeitung newspaper
  • 2011-2013 traineeship Press & Public Relations Musikland Niedersachsen gGmbH
  • 2013-2015 Master studies Media and Music at the Department of Journalism and Communication Research, Hanover
  • 2013-2015 various freelances, among others Hannoversche Allgemeine Zeitung newspaper, Orchester im Treppenhaus, University Music Hamburg
  • 2015-2017 Press Relations & Online Communication for International Music Festival Heidelberger Frühling
  • 2017-2021 Online Editor for Diocese of Feldkirch, Austria
  • Since November 2021 Research Assistant at the Department of Journalism and Communication Research

Major teaching and research interests

  • Health communication
  • Strategic communication


  • Research Associate in the externally funded project "Sicherheitsintegrierte und infektionsreaktive Implantate (SIIRI)" [Safety-integrated and infection-reactive implants]
  • Research Associate in the externally funded project "Agile Bio-inspirierte Architekturen (ABA)"
  • Member of International Communication Association (ICA)
  • Member of European Communication Research and Education Association (ecrea)
  • Member of Deutsche Gesellschaft für Publizistik- und Kommunikationswissenschaft (DGPuK, German Communication Association)
  • Member of KommunikationsKultur e. V. (KKeV, alumni association "communication culture")





Schrimpff, C., Link., E., Fisse, T., Baumann, E. & Klimmt, C. (2023). Communication matters when it comes to adverse events: Associations of adverse events during implant treatment with patients’ communication quality and trust assessments. Patient education and counseling, 107675,





Charlotte Schrimpff, M.A.
Telephone: 0511-3100-479
Room: 2E.4.47

Last modified: 2023-04-28

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