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Chair of Cognitive Psychology and Individual Differences

Prof. Dr. Edgar Erdfelder

Prof. Dr. Edgar Erdfelder

Headed by Prof. Dr. Edgar Erdfelder, our chair conducts research and provides teaching, dealing with all aspects of cognitive psychology (learning & memory, judgment & decision making, language, motivation & emotion). Moreover, we are interested in experimental methods, methodology, formal modeling of cognitive processes, and mathematical psychology. Additionally, we investigate and teach personality & individual differences and developmental psychology.

On our website, we gladly inform you about our chair, current research and provide information for students. 

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Teaching

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Research

An overview about recent publications and research projects at our chair.

Team

Our team is looking forward to answering your questions. 

Events

20

Apr

5:15 p.m.
6:45 p.m.

Talk via Zoom

One World CPS – Miri Besken

Miri Besken (Bilkent University, Turkey) giving a talk as part of the One World CPS under the title “The truth is not always easy to remember: The effects of generating lies on memory predictions and actual memory…

17:15 – 18:45
Talk via Zoom

27

Apr

5:15 p.m.
6:45 p.m.

Talk via Zoom

One World CPS – Benjamin Scheibehenne

Benjamin Scheibenhenne (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany) giving a talk as part of the One World CPS under the title “The influence of numeric cognition on economic preferences”. Click here to get further…

17:15 – 18:45
Talk via Zoom

04

May

5:15 p.m.
6:45 p.m.

Talk via Zoom

One World CPS – Zehra Peynircioğlu

Zehra Peynircioğlu (The American University Washington DC, USA) giving a talk as part of the One World CPS under the title “Connecting Silos of Information: Relevance of Some Music Memory Research”. Click here to get…

17:15 – 18:45
Talk via Zoom

11

May

5:15 p.m.
6:45 p.m.

Talk via Zoom

One World CPS – Gordon Pennycook

Gordon Pennycook (University of Regina, Canada) giving a talk as part of the One World CPS under the title “Intuition, reason, and social media”. Click here to get further information and to access the zoom link. 

17:15 – 18:45
Talk via Zoom

18

May

5:15 p.m.
6:45 p.m.

Talk via Zoom

One World CPS – Raoul Bell

Raoul Bell (Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, Deutschland) giving a talk as part of the One World CPS under the title “Distinguishing between trustworthy and untrustworthy sources in the age of the internet: The…

17:15 – 18:45
Talk via Zoom

25

May

5:15 p.m.
6:45 p.m.

Talk via Zoom

One World CPS – Benjamin Hilbig

Benjamin Hilbig (Universität Koblenz-Landau, Deutschland) giving a talk as part of the One World CPS under the title “Closing in on the truth about honesty: A transdisciplinary quest”. Click here to get further…

17:15 – 18:45
Talk via Zoom

01

Jun

5:15 p.m.
6:45 p.m.

Talk via Zoom

One World CPS – Vanessa Loaiza

Vanessa Loaiza (University of Essex, UK) giving a talk as part of the One World CPS under the title “Where is my mind? Attention, strategies, and their influence on (working) memory”. Click here to get further…

17:15 – 18:45
Talk via Zoom

08

Jun

5:15 p.m.
6:45 p.m.

Talk via Zoom

One World CPS – Josefa Pandeirada

Josefa Pandeirada (University of Aveira, Portugal) giving a talk as part of the One World CPS under the title “Adaptive memory: Past, present and (potential) future”. Click here to get further information and to access…

17:15 – 18:45
Talk via Zoom

Vacancies

Here you find vacancies of our faculty.

Contact

Prof. Dr. Edgar Erdfelder

Prof. Dr. Edgar Erdfelder

Chair of Cognitive Psychology and Individual Differences
University of Mannheim
School of Social Sciences
A5
C – Room 209
68159 Mannheim
Consultation hour(s):
Thu 10:00–12:00 a.m.

Appointments for this can be arranged with Ms. Mangold (mangold psychologie.uni-mannheim.de).