Jule Scheper, M.A.


  • 1991 born in Hannover
  • 2011-2017 bachelor and master studies in Media Management at the Department of Journalism and Communication Research, Hanover
  • 2012-2016 Student Employee at diffferent, strategy agency for brands and communication, Hanover
  • 2014 internship at itv Studios Germany, Cologne
  • 2015 internship at TravelBird, Amsterdam
  • 2015-2016 Freelancer for the project „Audience Survey of the Philharmonic Orchestra of the North German Broadcasting Corporation, Hanover
  • 2016-2018 Assistant Researcher at Fraunhofer ITEM
  • Since February 2018 Research Assistant at the Department of Journalism and Communication Research

Major teaching and research interests

  • Perception phenomena, formation and development of public opinion
  • Reception and effects research
  • Political communication
  • Computational methods of empirical social research


  • Member of the Alumni organziation KommunikationsKultur e.V. (KKeV)

  • Member of the European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA)



Niemann-Lenz, J., Bruns, S., Hefner, D., Knop-Hülß, K., Possler, D., Reich, S., Reinecke, L., Scheper, J. & Klimmt, C. (2019). Crafting a strategic roadmap for computational methods in communication science: Learnings from the CCS 2018 Conference in Hanover. International Journal of Communication, 13 [Special section on Computational Communication Science, edited by E. Domahidi, J. Yang, J. Niemann-Lenz & L. Reinecke]. Retrieved fom ijoc.org/index.php/ijoc/article/view/10534

Scheper, J. (2019). Dazu sage ich jetzt lieber nichts! Warum wir unsere Meinung zu moralisch aufgeladenen Themen öffentlich preisgeben – oder verschweigen [Better, I don't comment on that! Why we give our opinion on morally controversial topics - or withhold it]. In M. Kretzler, E. Okon, L. Roßmannek & C. L. Simon (Eds.), Facetten politischer Kommunikation [Facets of political communication] (pp. 207-227). Düren: Shaker.



Possler, D., Scheper, J., Kreissl, J., Raney, A. A., Kuempel, A. S. & Unkel, J. (2019, May). Awe-Inspirational gaming: Exploring the formation and entertaining effects of awe in video games. Paper presented at the 69th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association (ICA), May 24-28, 2019, Washington, D.C., USA.

Pfeiffer, L., Scherer, H. & Scheper, J. (2019, March). Frames der Protestberichterstattung. Eine Analyse der medialen Protestberichterstattung im Zeitverlauf [Frames of media coverage on protest. An analysis of the media coverage on protest over time]. Paper presented at the Conference of Protest Communication - Controversial Legitimacy of the Political Public in Digital and Urban Spaces, March 29-30, 2019, Salzburg, Austria. 


Scheper, J., Scherer, H. & Geber, S. (2018, November). Breaking the silence? Opinion leadership as a factor within the spiral of silence. Paper presented at the 7th European Communication Conference (ECC) of the European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA), October 31 - November 3, Lugano, Switzerland.

Scheper, J. (2018, April). Dazu sage ich jetzt nichts! Eine experimentelle Untersuchung der Gründe, seine Meinung zu moralisch aufgeladenen Themen in der Öffentlichkeit preiszugeben oder zu verschweigen [I won't say anything about that now! An experiment on the reasons to openly give or give not one's opionion on morally charged issues]. Paper presented at the Düsseldorf Forum for Political Communication, April 5-7, 2018, Düsseldorf.



Jule Scheper, M.A.
Telefon: 0511-3100-483

Last modified: 2020-05-25

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