Matthew Barnidge
Althanstr. 14 (UZA II)
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1090 Vienna

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Matthew Barnidge, PhD

Postdoctoral Researcher


Research Areas

  • International political communication
  • Civil engagement
  • Participatory digital media

Matthew Barnidge specializes in international political communication and civic engagement, with a particular focus on participatory digital media. His most recent research looks at political disagreement about news and other forms of public communication on social media. His work has been published in journals such as Computers in Human Behavior and the International Journal of Public Opinion Research.

Matthew Barnidge finished his Ph.D. at UW-Madison in September 2015, and started at the University of Vienna in November 2015. He completed a master’s degree at Louisiana State University in 2010 and a B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin in 2003.