I am currently professor of Gender and Media
Studies for the South Asian Region (GAMS) at Humboldt University
Berlin. My disciplinary background is in South Asian and Islamic Studies
as well as Modern and Contemporary History. I specialize in Area Media Studies. My research interests include cultural and urban studies,
mobility and gender, secularity and religion as well as new media
configurations. In 2016, I was a visiting professor at Heidelberg
University (Chair of Visual and Media Anthropology) and a Feodor Lynen
fellow at the University of Delhi in 2015.
Research Interests South Asia and related Diasporas; Media and Gender Studies; Cultural Studies
Schneider, Nadja-Christina. 2020. Tea for Interreligious Harmony? Cause Marketing as a New Field of Experimentation with Visual Secularity in India. Working Paper Series/Multiple Secularities #20.[online]
Schneider, Nadja-Christina and Carola Richter, eds. 2015. New Media Configurations and Socio-Cultural Dynamics in Asia and the Arab World. Baden-Baden: Nomos/Bloomsbury.
Schneider, Nadja-Christina. 2005. Zur Darstellung von 'Kultur' und 'kultureller Differenz' im indischen Mediensystem. Die indische Presse und die Repräsentation des Islams im Rahmen der Zivilrechtsdebatte, 1985-87 und 2003. Berlin: Logos.