Anne-Kathrin Gerstlauer has worked for four yearsfor ZEIT ONLINE where she was head of ZEIT Campus ONLINE. There she published her column “Freunde von AK” and a number of personal essays that were quoted in Heute Journal, Süddeutsche Zeitung and ZEIT. In 2017 she was voted a Top-30 journalist under 30 by Medium Magazin and is moreover winner of the Cologne journalism award, the Dumont journalism award, the LBS-Wegweiser-award and the “Mitmitschen”-award of the Bundestag. In 2018 she became vice editor-in-chief at the news poral Watson.de. The same year she quit the job and since then has been working as a journalist and adviser for online journalism and communication with millennials as well as a lecturer in Berlin.