Hi there! I am a PhD candidate in communication science at the VU Amsterdam. I am particularly interested in the drivers of individuals' news selections as well as the use of computational methods for social science. Feel free to hit me up if you like my work.
New Pre-print: Excited to share my new pew-print on how the choice design of news recommenders can facilitate more diverse news selections: Nudging news diversity: A theoretical framework for facilitating diverse news consumption through recommender design
Interdisciplinary science is incredibly rewarding. But it’s not without its pitfalls. After having participated (and won) a hackathon organised by the Dutch public broadcaster NPO my colleague Myrthe Reuver and me wrote down some reflections on the challenges we encountered as well as how we solved them:
Hackers of Science: Lessons from interdisciplinary science in a Hackathon