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Matthias Leger

Ph.D. Researcher
Research Center for Interdisciplinary Risk and Innovation Studies


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In addition to methods and methodology of qualitative social research, his research interests include practical theory, digitalisation and science and technology research. For his dissertation, he is also working with practices and discourses of everyday mobility.

Selected Publications:

Leger, Matthias / Panzitta, Susanne / Tiede, Maria (erscheint 2018): Daten Teilen? Digitale Selbstvermessung aus praxeologischer Perspektive. In: Houben, Daniel / Prietl, Bianca (Hrsg.): Datengesellschaft. Einsichten in die Datafizierung des Sozialen. Bielefeld: Transcript, 35-59. ISBN: 978-3-8376-3957-5

Atanisev, Kaan/ Dawgiert, Lukas/ Dieterich, Manuel/ Lauterwasser, Thomas/ Leckert, Max/ Leger Matthias/ Orlowski, Alexander/ Panzitta, Susanne/ Steidle, Sebastian/ Tiede, Maria (2016): Vermessen und Teilen. Praktiken und Diskurse des Teilens digitaler Selbstvermessungsdaten. Tübingen: Universitätsbibliothek Tübingen. 

Matthias Leger studied Sociology and History at the University of Frankfurt/Main (BA) and Sociology with specialisation in empirical social research at the University of Tübingen (MA). In his master’s thesis, he examined the situational production processes of selfies from a practical theoretical perspective. Since 2018, he has been a research associate at ZIRIUS and a doctoral student in the DynaMo junior research group.

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