Hannah Metzler - CSH

Hannah Metzler

Medical University of Vienna & PostDoc at the CSH Vienna

Hannah Metzler has been a PostDoc at the Complexity Science Hub Vienna and the Public Health Centre at Medical University of Vienna since March 2020. After her master in psychology at the University of Vienna, she did her PhD in cognitive neuroscience at Sorbonne University and École Normale Supérieure in Paris.


Hannah’s research interests lie in the field of social cognition and behavior, including social power and affiliation, nonverbal and intergroup behavior, emotion and face perception, “social” hormones and stress responses.


Hannah is part of the open science community and strives to make research more transparent and reproducible.


In her current research, Hannah applies social computational science approaches to investigate online social interaction and mental health, including polarization, group conflict, and potential contributions of the media to suicide prevention.