The chair of Educational Psychology at the University of Mannheim focuses its research work on motivational and cognitive processes in learning and teaching. In particular, we are interested in the meaning of social context factors in motivational and cognitive processes in educational situations.

Selected Publications

  • Nitsche, S., Praetorius, A.-K., Janke, S., Drexler, K., Fasching, M. S., Dresel, M. and Dickhäuser, O. (2017). Berufliche Zielorientierungen von Lehrkräften. In Entwicklung von Professionalität pädagogischen Personals (S. 17–35). Wiesbaden: Springer VS.