ERMeCC researchers have a strong track record in securing external funding. Current and recent research projects include:
Smartification of audience experience: Design and implementation practices around co-design and application of data and AI into content experience for creative industries
Dr. Izabela Derda. Grant: NWO-KIEM
Why are you swiping? An innovative approach to study motives, expectancies and (un)successful interpersonal interactions on mobile dating apps
Dr. Elisabeth Timmermans. Grant: Marie Curie COFUND / LEaDing Fellow
The effects of interactive storytelling formats on health behaviour (part of the project “Medialab: Health for Everyone”)
Prof. dr. Marine Bouman. Grant: Consortium of Alzheimer foundation Netherlands, Heart Foundation, Kidney Foundation and Centre for Media and Health, sponsored by The Friends Lottery [Vriendenloterij]
Geopolitics of artivism: Comparing the attribution of societal impact and artistic qualities in te Western reception of art activists from democratic and authoritarian regimes.
Frank Weij, MSc. Grant: PhD in the Humanities. Supervisor(s): Prof. dr. Koen van Eijck, Dr. Pauwke Berkers & Dr. Jiska Engelbert.
Director: Susanne Janssen. Cultural Classifications Systems in Transition. The Social Valuation of Cultural Goods in France, Germany, the Netherlands and the United states, 1955-2005. Project site
Stijn Reijnders. Media Tourism. Geographical Imagination in the World of James Bond and The Da Vinci Code.
Laura Braden. Boundaries by design. How Dutch and American Designers Navigate Multiple Fields. Project site
Research projects, funded by the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science (OCW)
Director: Jos de Haan. The Virtual Culture Buff. Public Interest in Cultural Websites. Info
Directors: Jos de Haan & Susanne Janssen. The Digitisation of Culture (research on the use of digital media by institutions in the Dutch cultural field). Info
Research projects, commissioned by the Dutch Language Association
Directors: Susanne Janssen & Kris Humbeeck (University of Antwerpen). Media Use and Information Needs of Producers, Mediators, and Readers of Fiction Books in the Netherlands, Flanders and Suriname. Info
Directors: Kris Humbeeck (University of Antwerpen) & Susanne Janssen. Working conditions and career development of Dutch and Flemish literary translators. Info