Hendrik Jöntgen studied business informatics at the TU Darmstadt. He completed his Bachelor's degree in 2016 and his Master's degree in December 2018 with the academic title Master of Science.
He wrote his master thesis on "Trust building within the Sharing Economy - A Study of the Influences of Profile Characteristics and Verifications on the platform Couchsurfing".
Since March 2019, Hendrik Jöntgen has been working as a research assistant at the Chair of Information Systems and Information Management of Prof. Dr. Oliver Hinz and is part of the DFG RTG Privacy and Trust for Mobile Users.
Trust / Online Trust
Open Source Software Communities
Jöntgen, Hendrik (2020): "Fueling the Firestorm: Effects of Social Capital on Users' Persuasiveness during Online Firestorms", European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS), Marrakech, Morocco (Best Paper Award)
Keller, Katharina / Carl, Kim Valerie / Jöntgen, Hendrik / Abdel-Karim, Benjamin M. / Mühlhäuser, Max / Hinz, Oliver (2019): "K.I.T.T., where are you?" - Why Smart Assistance Systems in Cars enrich People's Lives", International Workshop on Ubiquitous Personal Assistance (UPA 2019 at UbiComp 2019) (Best Paper Award).