Universität Zürich

IKMZ - Department of Communication and Media Research

Media Change & Innovation Division

Andreasstrasse 15
CH-8050 Zurich
Phone +41 (0)44 635 20 92
Fax +41 (0)44 634 49 34

PD Dr. Jessica Heesen

Head of the research focus Media Ethics and Information Technology




As head of several research projects and in many other contexts, PD Dr Jessica Heesen does research on ethical debates and concepts in the field of media and digitalisation. This includes problems of freedom of expression in social media as well as questions of a value-oriented development of artifi-cial intelligence. She received her PhD in philosophy from the University of Stuttgart and her habilitation from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology.


Find more details about Jessica on her page at the University of Tübingen.