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Journal article

Batzdorfer, Veronika, Holger Steinmetz, Marco Biella, and Meysam Alizadeh. 2022. "Conspiracy theories on Twitter: Emerging motifs and temporal dynamics during the COVID-19 pandemic." International Journal of Data Science and Analytics 13 315–333. doi:

Bittermann, André, Veronika Batzdorfer, Sarah Marie Müller, and Holger Steinmetz. 2021. "Mining Twitter to detect hotspots in psychology." Zeitschrift für Psychologie 229 (1): 3-14. doi:

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Working and discussion paper

Munzert, Simon, Sebastian Ramirez-Ruiz, Oliver Watteler, Johannes Breuer, Veronika Batzdorfer, Christina Eder, Deborah Wiltshire, Pablo Barbera, Andrew Guess, and JungHwan Yang. 2023. Publishing Combined Web Tracking and Survey Data. OSFPreprints. doi:


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Conference contribution

Batzdorfer, Veronika, Holger Steinmetz, and Julia Huschens. 2023. "Conspiracy Theorising: Self-Reinforcing Feedback Loops through Online Expressions." IC2S2 – International Conference on Computational Social Science, 2023-07-20.

Batzdorfer, Veronika. 2023. "Public opinion on EU regulations on artificial intelligence - An unobtrusive NLP approach." Symposium on Big Data and Research Synthesis in Psychology with a special focus on Machine Learning and Open Science, DIPF | Leibniz-Institut für Bildungsforschung und Bildungsinformation, Frankfurt am Main, 2023-05-09.

Batzdorfer, Veronika. 2022. "Conspiracy theories on Twitter: Emerging motifs and temporal dynamics during the COVID-19 pandemic." ODISSEI Conference for Social Science in the Netherlands 2022, Open Data Infrastructure for Social Science and Economic Innovations, Utrecht, 2022-11-03.

Batzdorfer, Veronika. 2022. "Theory-driven modelling of complex socio-psychological constructs in text." Invited Panel Talk on the Workshop on Computational Linguistics for Political Text Analysis (CPSS-2022), Universität Potsdam, 2022-09-12.

Bittermann, André, Veronika Batzdorfer, and Holger Steinmetz. 2021. "Twitter as a research tool and object in psychology: Applications in scientometrics and distributional semantics." Research Synthesis & Big Data Conference, Online, 2021-05-18. doi:

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Contribution not at conference

Batzdorfer, Veronika, and Holger Steinmetz. 2021. "Dynamics of conspiracy theories on Twitter: A multi-level perspective." European Association of Social Psychology small group meeting on social implications of conspiracy theories, Online, 2021-11-19.


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Batzdorfer, Veronika. 2023. "BIGSSS Summer Schools in Computational Social Science-Research Incubators on Data-driven Modeling of Conflicts, Migration, Social Cohesion, and Democratic Debate. Simulating conspiracy beliefs through large language models and evolutionary psychology." Constructor Universität Bremen, Bremen.

Breuer, Johannes, Stefan Jünger, and Veronika Batzdorfer. 2022. "GESIS Summer School in Survey Methodology. Introduction to R for Data Analysis." GESIS - Leibniz-Institut für Sozialwissenschaften, Köln.

Batzdorfer, Veronika. 2022. "R Programming Workshop for the BMBF Conference on Research on Digitalisation for Cultural Education. "Analysing Social Media and Text Mining in R"." Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Nürnberg.