Project member in the InveSt HPV project (Faculty of Philosophy)

Office hours

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Visiting address

Campus
Nordhäuser Str. 63
99089 Erfurt

Mailing address

Universität Erfurt
Philosophische Fakultät
Seminar für Medien- und Kommunikationswissenschaft
Postfach 90 02 21
99105 Erfurt

Jule Marie Schmitz, M. A.

Background

Jule Schmitz supports the InveSt HPV project which aims to increase HPV vaccination rates in Germany. Her research focuses on physician-patient communication in the context of planetary health issues. Overall, her interests lie in promoting healthy and climate-friendly behaviors and in understanding their drivers. Jule studied Public Relations and Health Communication in Hanover and Erfurt.

Areas of interest: physician-patient communication, climate change mitigation behavior, behavioral change

Curriculum Vitae

Academic career

  • 2020 – 2023 Master of Arts (M.A.) in Health Communication, University of Erfurt
  • 2019 – 2019 Minor in Creative Business/Media Psychology, University of Applied Sciences Utrecht  
  • 2017 – 2020 Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Public Relations, University of Applied Sciences and Arts Hanover

Employment

  • 2023 – 2025 University of Erfurt, project associate (InveSt HPV), funded by the German Federal Ministry of Health 
  • 2022 – 2023 Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich, intern
  • 2021 – 2022 Communication Lab Erfurt, project assistant (ALIVE)
  • 2021 – 2022 University of Erfurt, student research assistant

Publications

  • Betsch, C., Sprengholz, P., Siegers, R., Eitze, S., Korn, L., Goldhahn, L., Schmitz, J. M., Giesler, P., Knauer, G., & Jenny, M. A. (2021). Empirical evidence to understand the human factor for effective rapid testing against SARS-CoV-2. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences118(32), e2107179118. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.2107179118
  • Jenny, M. A., Schmitz, J. M., & Betsch., C. (2023). Klimaschutz und Gesundheitsförderung: Über den Wert sozial- und verhaltenswissenschaftlicher Ansätze. In J. Graalmann, E. von Hirschhausen & K. Blum (Eds.), Jetzt oder nie: Nachhaltigkeit im Gesundheitswesen: Ökologisch. Ökonomisch. Menschlich. Digital (pp. 139 – 150). MWV.