Sofie Kronberger, BA MA

PraeDoc (University Assistant)


Institut für Kultur- und Sozialanthropologie
Universitätsstraße 7, 1010 Wien
NIG, 4. Stock
Raum: B 0416

T: +43-1-4277-49545


  • Medical Anthropology
  • Anthroplogy of Technology: Critical AI and Data Studies
  • Post- and Decolonial Anthropology
  • Digital Anthropology
  • Healthcare and the Economy
  • Knowledge Practices


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, she is interested in processes of datafication and digitalization in Global Health, including the politics of knowledge practices, the economy of AI and the environmental impact of Artificial Intelligence.

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.