Sophia Otten

M. Sc.
Chair of Communication Science


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52074 Aachen


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Sophia has her doctoral position in the international Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions, or MSCA, Innovative Training Network, or ITN. Since October 2021, she has been investigating the relationship between different users' trust in video-based lifelogging technologies as part of the visuAAL research project. VisuAAL is a European Marie Skłodowska-Curie graduate programme in which the Chair of Communication Studies at RWTH Aachen University, together with partners from Stockholm University, Trinity College Dublin, TU Wien and Universidad de Alicante, are collaborating.

Sophia holds a Master of Science by Research (M. Sc. Res.) in Differential Psychology from the University of Edinburgh, UoE for short, and a Bachelor of Science (B. Sc.) in Psychology with specialisations in Medical and Cognitive Neuropsychology from the Universiteit Tilburg, TiU for short.



Title Author(s)
Exploring Trust Perceptions in the Medical Context : A Qualitative Approach to Outlining Determinants of Trust in AAL Technology
Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings (2022)
Otten, Sophia (Corresponding author)
Ziefle, Martina (Corresponding author)