Dr. Sarah Fischer

Sarah Fischer works in the project “Ethics of Algorithms” at the Bertelsmann Stiftung. She has previously worked as a postdoctoral fellow in the graduate program “Trust and Communication in a Digitalized World” at the University of Muenster on the topic of trust in search engines. In the same research training group, she earned her doctorate with a thesis on trust in health services on the Internet. She studied communication science at the Friedrich Schiller University in Jena. Co-author of “Where Machines can err. Sources of error and responsibilities in processes of algorithmic decision making.”