Marie-Luise Angerer has been Chair of Media Theory/Media Studies at the Institute of Arts and Media, University of Potsdam since 2015. Between 2000 and 2015, she was a professor of media and cultural and gender studies at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne. She has also been a guest professor in the US, Canada, Australia, Berlin, Bochum, Budapest, Ljubljana, and Zürich and has extensively published about the body, the construction of gender identities in communication and media, and new discourses on post-human life and future visions. Currently, Angerer is working on new materialism, media technologies and affect, knowledge forms, and aesthetic production. Her most recent publication is Ecology of Affect: Intensive Milieus and Contingent Encounters (2017).