Miriam Meckel

Miriam Meckel

Miriam Meckel

Prof. Dr.

Full Professor of Corporate Communication

Blumenbergplatz 9

9000 St. Gallen
Main Focuses

Communication Management, International Communication, Media Economics, Corporate Communication

Fields of research

Communication and Media Management

International Communication

Further fields of research

Media Economics

Corporate Communication

Professional Career

1999 Professorship in Communication Sciences at the University of Münster and Managing Director
2001 State Secretary at the department of the Premier of the German State of North Rhine-Westphalia and government spokes woman
2002 State Secretary for Europe, International Affairs and Media of the German State of North Rhine-Westphalia
2005 Professorship in Corporate Communication, Institute for Media and Communications Management (MCM) at the University of St.Gallen


Miriam Meckel is a member of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Publizistik- und Kommunikationswissenschaft (DGPuK) and the International Communication Association (ICA). She belongs to the Board of Message, the International Journal for Journalism and to the Board of the Institut zur Förderung publizistischen Nachwuchses (IfP), Munich. As a member of the international Jury of the Development Gateway Foundation at the World Bank she helped to initiate and develop the Development Gateway Award (Petersberg Prize).


Miriam Meckel obtained the CICERO-Speakerprize (category science) in November 2001

Editorial Board

Mitglied Advisory Board der Zeitschrift „Studies in Communication Science“ (SComS)

Mitglied des wissenschaftlichen Beirats der „Zeitschrift für Politikberatung“

Mitglied des wissenschaftlichen Beirats der Zeitschrift „Message – Zeitschrift für internationalen Journalismus“

Additional Information

Miriam Meckel runs her own Blog where she discusses ongoing political and social controversies.