Anne-Louise Göhring, M.Sc.

Fraunhofer Institute for
Systems and Innovation Research ISI


Anne-Louise Göhring studied psychology at the University of Heidelberg with a focus on organisational behavior and adaptive cognition. Since March 2017, she has been working as a researcher at the Competence Center Foresight of Fraunhofer ISI.

Work Focus

  • Quantitative methods

  • Metaphorical framing

  • Analysis of future discourses


Christmann, U.; Göhring, A.-L. (2016): A German-language replication study analysing the role of figurative speech in reasoning. In Scientific data 3, p. 160098. DOI: 10.1038/sdata.2016.98.

Göhring, A.-L.; Christmann, U. (2016): Do metaphors make meaning? The metaphor framing effect in political reasoning and attitude formation. Poster presented at the 26th Annual Meeting of the Society for Text and Discourse (ST&D) 6. Kassel, 7/18/2016.