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Prof. Dr. Edgar Erdfelder

Professor Dr. Edgar Erdfelder was born in 1953 in Göttingen, Germany. After his studies of Psychology, German Literature, and History at Georg-August University in his hometown (1974–1980), he became Research Assistant and Instructor at Trier University in 1981. Later on he proceeded as a Lecturer and Senior Lecturer at the Psychological Institute of the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms University Bonn (1984–2001). In 2001 he was appointed as Associate Professor of Psychological Methods at the Department of Psychology of Justus-Liebig University Gießen before he moved to Mannheim in the subsequent year.

Professor Dr. Edgar Erdfelder has been a Full Professor of Psychology and Head of the Department Psychology III (Cognitive Psychology and Individual Differences) at the University of Mannheim since 2002. From 2018 to 2021, he was the Vice President of Research and Early-Career Researchers.

Prof. Dr. Edgar Erdfelder

Prof. Dr. Edgar Erdfelder
Senior Professor
erdfelder[at]uni-mannheim.de
University of Mannheim
School of Social Sciences
A5
C – Room 209
68159 Mannheim
Office hours:
after consultation with Prof. Erdfelder