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Lilian Suter

Lilian Suter

Lilian Suter

ZHAW School of Applied Psychology
Section for Media Psychology
Pfingstweidstrasse 96
8005 Zürich

+41 (0) 58 934 84 56

Personal profile

Position at the ZHAW

Section Media Psychology
Psychological Institute

Head of working group "Teaching in Higher Education", Psychological Institute

Expertise and research interests

Working in several research projects in the field of media psychology, mainly with a focus on the media use of children and adolescents in Switzerland (JAMES study, MIKE study, see *Projects* below)

Working on PhD thesis with the topic of "schadenfreude as a media effect" (University of Zurich)

Teaching activities within the Zurich University of Applied Sciences:
- Within BSc in Applied Psychology (teaching research methods, supervision of students' theses, teaching media psychology)
- Organising a study week abroad in 2019, 2021 and 2022 in Berlin with the topic "Human minds in the digital era" (BSc course)
- Within MSc in Applied Psychology (teaching media psychology, supervision of students' theses)
- Within MSc in Environment and Natural Resources (teaching research methods for social sciences profile)

Head of the Psychological Institute's working group on "Teaching in Higher Education"

Educational background

Master of Science in Psychology
University of Zurich, 2013
Minor: media and communication science

Bachelor of Science in Psychology
University of Zurich, 2010
Minor: media and communication science

Certificate of Advanced Studies in "Teaching in Higher Education", 2017-2018, Zurich University of Teacher Education

PhD student at the University of Zurich, 2018-today

Membership of networks



Conference contributions, peer-reviewed
Other publications
Oral conference contributions and abstracts

Publications before appointment at the ZHAW

Suter, L., & Klaus, J. (2012). Messen Diversity Beliefs und Offenheit für Erfahrung sowie Einstellungen gegenüber diversen Arbeitsgruppen das gleiche Konstrukt? Zürich: Masterarbeit Universität Zürich, 2013. - Referent: Klaus Jonas.