Andy Kaltenbrunner

Managing Director
Medienhaus Wien

Dr. Andy Kaltenbrunner, political scientist, is managing partner of the private research company Medienhaus Wien and head of the research projects “Journalism in Transition” and “Journalism Innovation in Democratic Societies” (JOINS) at the Austrian Academy of Sciences. He is a honorary professor at the Universidad Miguel Hernández/ Spain and teaches at several universities in Europe and the USA.

Kaltenbrunner currently researches on media policy, journalism and innovation mainly in Austria and Spain. He was in charge of the development and was the founder of several study programmes for media managers and journalists at universities, colleges and further education academies. Until 2000, Kaltenbrunner worked for almost two decades as a political journalist, then developer and editor-in-chief of print and new online media, among others for the profil/trend magazine group in Vienna.

Current publication (in German): The Austrian Journalism Report. An empirical and a representative survey. Facultas Verlag, 2020.