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Ben Burmeister

Student Assistant

Since October 2022, Ben Burmeister is a research assistant in the group "Technology, Power and Domination". He is a student in the dual master's program Political Sciences/European Affairs at the FU Berlin and Science Po Paris. Previously, he completed a bachelor's in Politics, Psychology, Law and Economics at the University of Amsterdam (B.Sc.). In his master's thesis, he is researching conflicts around legitimate control of a digital public sphere.

Positions at Weizenbaum Institut

Student Assistant

Research Focus: Digital Infrastructures in Democracy

Research Group: Technology, Power and Domination

Fields of research

  • Digital Democracy
  • Platform Power
  • Regulation


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Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB)