portrait picture Sofie Kronberger

Sofie Kronberger, BA MA

PraeDoc (University Assistant)
Member of Research Group Health Matters

Contact Details

Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology
Universitätsstraße 7, 1010 Vienna
NIG, 4th floor
Room: B 0416

T: +43-1-4277-49545
E-Mail: sofie.kronberger@univie.ac.at

Office Hours

After previous registration via email



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Research Focus Areas

  • Medical Anthropology
  • Healthcare and the Economy
  • Anthroplogy of Technology
  • AI and Data Studies
  • Digital Anthropology
  • Anthropology of Senses
  • Knowledge Practices

Short Biography

Sofie Kronberger is a Doctoral Candidate and University Assistant at the Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology at the University of Vienna in Univ.-Prof. Dr. Janina Kehr's team on Medical Anthropology and Global Health.

In her current doctoral research, Sofie is interested in processes of datafication, digitalization and automation of medical listening and hearing, with a focus on epistemic knowledge practices.

Previously, Sofie Kronberger studied Science and Technology Studies at the Department of Cultural Anthropology and European Ethnology at the Goethe University Frankfurt as well as the Department of Science and Technology Studies at the University of Vienna. In the latter, she was a research assistant in an interdisciplinary research project, in which she was looking at the socio-technical construction and the politics of Artificial intelligence in the field of Law Enforcement.