Hanna Brinkmann is a strongly interdisciplinary oriented art historian with a minor in psychology. Her research areas "art reception and perception", "methods in art history", "eye tracking" and "visitor studies" are embedded in the field of visual culture studies. From 2013-2016 she was a DOCteam-fellow of the Austrian Academy of Sciences. In 2014 she was a visiting researcher at the DFG Research Training Centre "Visibility and Visualization – Hybrid Forms of Pictorial Knowledge" at the University of Potsdam and at the School for Letters, Arts and Sciences at Waseda University in Tokyo, Japan. From 2017-2019 she worked as a postdoc researcher in the Laboratory for Cognitive Research in Art History (CreA) at the University of Vienna and is PI of the WWTF-project “Wild colors, gentle lines? Engaging with color and line in an interactive children's environment” (Dec. 2019-Aug. 2020). Since Oct. 2019 she is working as academic coordinator in the structured doctoral programme “Music Matters” at mdw.