Project Description

This interdisciplinary research project aims at understanding the multiple layers of interaction between persons as social, cultural and psychological entities – and digital technology. The researchers from Social and Cultural Anthropology, Cognitive Science and Computer Science will employ their discipline-specific approach and collaborate along the lines of the phenomenon of optimization of self and emotion.

This PhD project (September 2017 – October 2020) is based at the University of Vienna and funded by the Austrian Academy of Sciences through the DOC-team scholarships.