CV

education

  • 2011: PhD (Dr.rer.nat.), Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Germany (supervisors: Prof. Gerjets & Prof. Scheiter)
  • 2007: Graduated Psychologist (Dipl. Psych), Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Germany (supervisor: Prof. Cress)

academic positions

Assistant Professor & visiting scholar

  • since 2016: Chair of the research group „Processes of learning and expertise development in information-rich environments” at Welten Institute Research Centre for Learning, Teaching and Technology, Open University of the Netherlands, Heerlen
  • since 2015: Assistant Professor (Level 1, tenure) at Welten Institute Research Centre for Learning, Teaching and Technology, Open University of the Netherlands, Heerlen
  • since 2014: Visiting scholar at the Eye tracking Lab of the Humanities Lab at the Lund University, Sweden (Prof. Holmqvist)
  • 2010 – 2014: Assistant Professor (Level 2) at Welten Institute Research Centre for Learning, Teaching and Technology (formerly Center for Learning Sciences and Technology), Open University of the Netherlands, Heerlen

PhD candidate

  • 2007 – 2010: Research Assistant and PhD candidate at the Knowledge Media Research Centre, Germany

student research assistant & internships

  • 2006 – 2007: Knowledge Media Research Centre, Germany, Research group “Hypermedia” Prof. Gerjets
  • 2006: SAP AG, SAP Research, Germany
  • 2004 – 2005: Eberhard-Karls Universität Tübingen, Department of Social and Personality Psychology, PD Dr. Brömer
  • 2003 – 2006: Knowledge Media Research Centre, Germany, Research group “Knowledge exchange” Prof. Cress
  • 2002 – 2003: Max-Plank-Institut Tübingen, Research group “Cognitive development”, Prof. Schwarzer

research stays abroad

  • 2017: Faculty of Educational Science, University of Regensburg (Germany) – invited by Prof. H. Gruber
  • 2015: Eye tracking Laboratory at Lund University (Sweden) – invited by Prof. K. Holmqvist
  • 2014: LEAForum, University of Oulu (Finland) – invited by Prof. S. Järvelä
  • 2014: Cognitive Psychology Department, Lund University (Sweden) – invited by Dr. R. Dewhurst
  • 2012: Stanford Medical School (USA) – invited by Prof. H. Craig Heller
  • 2009: Medical Department at Aarhus University (Denmark) – invited by Prof. B. Eika