Max Pellert, Ph.D.

Max Pellert, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor at the Chair of Data Science in the Economic and Social Sciences


Main fields of research

  • Computational Social Science
  • Digital traces
  • Affective expression
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Psychometrics of AI
  • Collective emotions
  • Belief updating

Curriculum vitae

Since 2022 University of Mannheim, Assistant Professor at the Chair for Data Science in the Economic and Social Sciences
Since 2021 Sony Computer Science Lab Rome, Assistant Researcher in the project “Information and social dialogue. Understanding and improving the news ecosystem”
Since 2021 Regular teaching activities in the area of Computational Social Science
2017–2022 Complexity Science Hub Vienna & Medical University of Vienna, PhD in the program Medical Informatics, Biostatistics & Complex Systems (Phd thesis “Analyzing the digital traces of individual and collective emotional behaviour”)
2017 University of Vienna, M.Sc. (with distinction) in Middle European interdisciplinary master's programme in Cognitive Science (MEi:CogSci)
2014 University of Vienna, Bakk. rer. soc. oek. in Economics

Selected publications