dr. U. (Uwe) Matzat - Expertise

Matzat, dr. U.
Address :
Technische Universiteit Eindhoven
P.O. Box 513
Department :
Industrial Engineering & Innovation Sciences
Section :
Human Technology Interaction
Positioncategory :
Assistant Professor (UD)
Position :
Assistant Professor
Room :
IPO 1.28
Tel :
+31 40-247 8392
Tel (internal) :
Email :


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Dr. Uwe Matzat is an Assistant Professor of Sociology working in the Human-Technology Interaction Group at Eindhoven University of Technology. He received his Ph.D. at the University of Groningen within the Interuniversity Center for Social Science Theory and Methodology (ICS) in 2001. He conducted his research at the Universities of Düsseldorf, Toronto, and Eindhoven. His research interests are in the field of web science, including research on online communities, social media, online and offline social networks, digital inequality, and social control on the Internet. His studies often transfer these topics to different application areas, such as learning, health, or social integration. His research has been published in journals, such as Journal of Computer Mediated Communication,Journal of the American Society for Information Science & Technology, Social Networks, Computers & Education, IEEE Transactions on Learning Technologies, and many others. He is editor of the International Journal of Internet Science (http://ijis.net) and was Program Chair of several international conferences of the series General Online Research (http://www.gor.de).