Christoph Ivanusch is a Research Fellow in the H2020 project “OPTED Observatory for Political Texts in European Democracies”. Furthermore, he is a PhD student in Political Science and a project assistant at the University of Innsbruck, Austria. Christoph holds BA and MA degrees in Political Science from the University of Innsbruck. In his master thesis, he used computer-assisted quantitative text analysis to study parliamentary speeches in Austria.
His research interests include political parties, party competition, political communication and quantitative text analysis. In his dissertation, Christoph focuses on agenda-setting by parties across different communication channels.