Kerstin Goos

Fraunhofer Institute for
Systems and Innovation Research ISI


Kerstin Goos studied communication science with a focus on sociology and social research at the University of Hohenheim (Stuttgart) and at the Aarhus University in Denmark. Her diploma thesis focuses on Internet voting and its potential to increase voter turnout. Kerstin Goos received her degree in 2011, since then she has been working as a junior researcher at the Competence Center Emerging Technologies at the Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI.


Goos, K.; Beckert B.; Lindner, R. (2016): E-voting in Europe. In: Lindner, R.; Hennen, L. & Aichholzer, G. (Eds.): Electronic democracy in Europe. Prospects and Challenges of E-Publics, E-Participation and E-Voting, pp. 135-184. Heidelberg: Springer.

Lindner, R.; Goos, K.; Güth, S.; Som, O.; Schröder, T. (2016): “Responsible Research and Innovation” als Ansatz für die Forschungs-, Technologie- und Innovationspolitik – Hintergründe und Entwicklungen. TA-Vorstudie, Büro für Technikfolgen-Abschätzung beim Deutschen Bundestag. Mai 2016, Hintergrundpapier Nr. 22

Lindner, R.; Goos, K.; Kuhlmann, S. (2015): Entwicklung eines europäischen Governance-Rahmens für Responsible Research and Innovation: Herausforderungen und erste Konturen. In: Bogner, A.; Decker, M. & Sotoudeh, M. (Hrsg.): Responsible Innovation. Neue Impulse für die Technikfolgenabschätzung?, pp. 81-90. Berlin: Edition Sigma.

Goos, K.; Friedewald, M.; Leleux, C.; Webster, W. (2015): The Co-Evolution of Surveillance Technologies and Surveillance Practices. In: Wright, D. & Kreissl, R. (eds.): Surveillance in Europe, pp. 51-100. Routledge.

Watson, H.; Wright, D.; Finn, R.; Székely, I.; Raab, Charles D.; Goos, K.; Friedewald, M. (2013): Report on Existing Surveys, PRISMS Deliverable 7.1.

Wright, D.; Székely, I.; Friedewald, M.; Rodrigues, R.; Kreissl, R.; Cas, J.; Raab, C.; Vissy, B.; Goos, K.; Hallinan, D.; Leleux, C.; Webster, W.; Galdon, G. (2012): Deliverable D1.1: Surveillance, fighting crime and violence. IRISS (Increasing Resilience in Surveillance Societies) Report.

Beckert, B.; Lindner, R.; Goos, K.; Hennen, L.; Aichholzer, G.; Strauß, S. (2011): E-public, e-participation and e-voting in Europe – prospects and challenges. Final Report. (IP/A/STOA/FWC-2008-96/LOT4/C1/SC2). European Parliament, Science and Technology Options Assessment STOA, Brussels/Strasbourg.

Goos, K. (2011): Internetwahlen – Eine Analyse ihrer Bedeutung für die Wahlbeteiligung. Fraunhofer Verlag: Stuttgart.

Beckert, B.; Lindner, R.; Goos, K.; Hennen, L.; Aichholzer, G.; Strauß, S. (2010): E-Democracy in Europe – Prospects of Internet-based political participation. Theoretical framework and overview. In-depth examination of three selected areas – Phase II (European Parliament, Science and Technology Options Assessment STOA), Brussels/Strasbourg.