Jochen Spangenberg | Deutsche Welle - Deputy Head of Research and Cooperation Projects

Deutsche Welle
Jochen Spangenberg is Deputy Head of Research and Cooperation Projects at Germany's international broadcaster Deutsche Welle. In addition to management and coordination duties, the topical focus of his work over the past decade has been on social newsgathering, analysis and verification of digital content, and relating all this to news reporting. Jochen also lectures at the Free University Berlin in Media & Communication Sciences and is an advisor as well as instructor for Lie Detectors, an NGO that brings media literacy into classrooms. Since its inception in 2020, he has been a member of the Advisory Board of EDMO (European Digital Media Observatory). Previously, Jochen held the positions of Chief Operating Officer and Editor-in-Chief at a new media company, and before that worked for BBC News & Current Affairs in radio and television.