Christoph Ivanusch is a Research Fellow in the Manifesto Research Project on Political Representation (MARPOR) and was formerly part of the H2020 project “OPTED Observatory for Political Texts in European Democracies”. Furthermore, he is a doctoral student in Political Science at the Berlin Graduate School of Social Sciences (BGSS), Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. Christoph holds BA and MA degrees in Political Science from the University of Innsbruck, Austria. 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.