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Leonie Krzistetzko (M.A.)


Editor-in-chief of the media platform NRWision

Research assistant for the research project "Journalism and Democracy“

Teaching in the master's course "Journalism in Theory and Practice" and in Module 15 "Journalistic Practice: Journalistic Project and Reflection".Compassion


Phone: +49 (0)231/755-8389
Email: send email

Fields of research and teaching

  • Journalism and democracy
  • journalistic practice
  • Compassion and journalism


  • Since 2023: Research assistant at the Institute of Journalism
  • Since 2023: Editor-in-chief of the citizen media platform and the TV learning channel NRWision
  • 2020 to 2023: Study of Journalism M.A. at the Institute of Journalism (Master's thesis: Compassion and journalism: A theoretical exploration of the subject area)
  • 2020 to 2023: Founding member and head of text editing at the online culture magazine STROBO
  • 2022: documenta editor in the cultural editorial department of Hessische/Niedersächsische Allgemeine newspaper
  • 2022: Semester abroad "Media Innovation" at the Windesheim University of Applied Sciences, Zwolle, Netherlands
  • 2021 - 2022: Research assistant to Prof. Dr. Michael Steinbrecher in the research project "Journalism and Democracy“
  • 2020-2021: Assistant in the DFG research project "Freelancers in the Local".
  • 2021-2022: Editor at the teaching department for radio at the Institute of Journalism
  • 2020 - 2022: Study of Journalism M.A. at the Institute of Journalism and Media Innovation at the University of Applied Scienes Windesheim (Zwolle)
  • 2018 - 2019: Traineeship at Hessische/Niedersächsische Allgemeine newspaper
  • 2016 - 2021: Study of Journalism B.A. at the Institute of Journalism (Bachelor thesis: Perceived press freedom and perception of anti-press climate by local print and online journalists in Germany in the context of the Corona protests)
  • Since 2015: Freelance journalist for various media (Nordstadtblogger.de, Ruhr Nachrichten, Spiegel Online, Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung, Welt am Sonntag, Hessische/Niedersächsische Allgemeine).

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