Jörg Räwel is a sociologist. His current research interests are the application of evolutionary theories in the social sciences, the development of social media communication theories, and the study of social change through the “digitalization” of society. He is a Research Fellow at the Next Society Institute at Kazimieras Simonavičius University in Vilnius. His most recent publication is: Die nächste Gesellschaft: Soziale Evolution durch Digitalisierung [The next society: Social evolution through digitization (2022).