Ann-Kathrin Koster


ann-kathrin.koster [at]
Weizenbaum Institute for the Networked Society
Hardenbergstraße 32
D-10623 Berlin (work location)
Reichpietschufer 50
D-10785 Berlin
Research Fellow of the Research Group

Short bio

Ann-Kathrin Koster is a political scientist. She studied Political Science, Sociology and Intercultural Gender Studies at the University of Trier and Georgetown University, Washington D.C.

From 2020 to 2022, she was a doctoral fellow at the Schaufler Lab at the TU Dresden. In her dissertation, she focuses on the procedures and effects of artificial intelligence from a democratic theory perspective. Her main research interests lie in the field of democratic theory with a particular interest in the relationship between democracy and technology. In addition to her academic work, she is part of netzforma* e. V. - an association for feminist net politics. She has been a team member of the research group Technology, Power and Domination since September 2022.

Ann-Kathrin Koster is on parental leave until the end of 2024. E-mails and inquiries will only be answered to a limited extent during this period.