Strüver, Niklas

MGK Researcher

Niklas Strüver is a doctoral student at the graduate school MGK at the CRC 1187 Media of Cooperation at the University of Siegen. He studied sociology with a focus on sociology of technology at the RWTH University Aachen, where he graduated with the title Master of Arts in 2020.  He was a student assistant from 2015-2020 at the chair for sociology of technology and organisation and was part of different research projects. Before entering into the graduate school at Siegen he was a scholarship holder at the MGK (September-December 2020).

  • Sociology of technology
  • Science and technology studies
  • Platform studies
  • Critical theory

Dissertation Project: Voice Assistants as sociotechnical phenomena: About infrastructures and platforms

Häußling, R., Franke, T., Härpfer, C., Roth, P., Schmitt, M., Strüver, N., & Zantis, S. 2021

Mendelian und das Erklärungspotential der Theorie von Identität und Kontrolle. Working Paper des Lehrstuhls für Technik- und Organisationssoziologie, (2). RWTH Aachen University.

Strüver, N. und N. Ziesen, 2018 Dimensionen von Unterstützung im medizinischen Behandlungskontext. In: A. Karafillidis & R. Weidner (Hg.): Technische-Unterstützungssysteme-die-die-Menschen-wirklich-wollen. S. 77–87.