Rebecca Scharlach holds a bachelor´s degree in Media Studies from the University of Siegen. Her bachelor’s thesis focusses on Transmedia Storytelling in TV. She worked as a student assistent in her faculty, as well as a tutor for filming and editing. During and also after her Bachelor Studies, she worked in the TV- & Filmindustry. Since October 2016 Rebecca is enrolled in the master’s course Media Studies at the Filmuniversity Babelsberg Konrad Wolf.

At the Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society she is supporting the research project D-WERFT.