Doctorate on the human-AI relationship successfully defended

Director of the ZPID is PhD supervisor

Marisa Tschopp (center) and her two supervisors Prof. Dr. Kai Sassenberg from the Leibniz Institute for Psychology (ZPID) and Prof. Dr. Sonja Utz from the Leibniz-Institut für Wissensmedien (IWM). Picture: Marisa Tschopp

In April, psychologist Marisa Tschopp successfully defended her doctorate entitled "Toward a better understanding of human-AI relationship perception" at the University of Tübingen. In her thesis, she investigated the perceived relationships between humans and machines. Prof. Dr. Kai Sassenberg, Director of the Leibniz Institute for Psychology (ZPID), supervised the work and congratulates her warmly. Marisa Tschopp is a researcher at scip AG in Switzerland, which specializes in information security. Her field of research is trust in and the use of artificial intelligence.


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