Portal Wissenschaftskommunikation.de

The portal Wissenschaftskommunikation.de offers information on jobs, organizations and training courses. The Department of Science Communication is significantly involved in the research channel. Its editor, Dr. Joachim Retzbach, provides insights into current scientific breakthroughs and evaluates their practical relevance. In the main topics we deal with current debates. The editor-in-chief at KIT is Prof. Dr. Annette Leßmöllmann.

The portal is a cooperation between Wissenschaft im Dialog (project management) as well as the National Institute for Science Communication (NaWik) and the Chair of Science Communication of Prof. Dr. Annette Leßmöllmann at KIT.

Duration 1st project phase: March 2016 - March 2019

Duration of 2nd project phase: April 2019 - March 2022

The team of Wissenschaftskommunikation.de (from left to right): Virginia Albert, Klaus Wingen, Ulrike Brandt-Bohne, Christopher Gripp, Anne Weißschädel, Rebecca Winkels, Joachim Retzbach, Markus Weißkopf, Annette Leßmöllmann, Beatrice Lugger (Photo: Chris Spatschek).

Social media

Selection of publications

Participating scientists and academics

  • Prof. Dr. Annette Leßmöllmann
  • Dr. Joachim Retzbach


The Klaus Tschira Foundation is funding the project, which is being carried out at Leßmöllmann's Chair of Science Communication and at NaWik.

The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) is funding the Wissenschaft im Dialog project (project leader)