Prof. Dr. Daniel Bodemer
Research Methods in Psychology – Media-based Knowledge Construction
Department of Computer Science and Applied Cognitive Science
Faculty of Engineering
University of Duisburg-Essen, Duisburg Campus
Current roles and functions at the University of Duisburg-Essen
Head of the Department Research Methods in Psychology – Media-Based Knowledge Construction
Chairman of the examination board and coordination of the study programmes Applied Cognitive and Media Science (Bachelor’s and Master’s degree)
Member of the Engineering Faculty Council
Member of the Department Council Computer Science and Applied Cognitive Science (InKo)
Vice-chairman of the InKo PhD committee
Member of the InKo Ethics committee
Prof. Dr. Daniel Bodemer holds the chair on Research Methods in Psychology – Media-Based Knowledge Construction since 2012. His research interests and projects comprise and connect analyzing and guiding processes of collaborative learning (e.g., cognitive group awareness tools), multimedia learning (e.g., multiple and interactive representations), and self-regulated learning (including social metacognition).
He is a Co-PI of the current DFG-Research Training Group on “User-Centred Social Media” and has received further research funding from various organizations. Moreover, he has been a member of several interdisciplinary research programs such as the American-German Research Exchange Programs “in the Field of Technology-Supported Education” funded by NSF and DFG.
Before he moved to Duisburg in 2012, he has been Assistant Professor at the University of Tübingen, associated to the Leibniz-Knowledge Media Research Center. He received his Ph.D. at the University of Freiburg after participating in the first virtual Ph.D. program "Knowledge Acquisition and Knowledge Exchange with New Media".