Prof. Dr. Daniel Bodemer

Prof. Dr. Daniel Bodemer






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+49 203 / 379 1993

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Research Methods in Psychology – Media-based Knowledge Construction

Department of Human-centered Computing and Cognitive Science
Faculty of Computer Science

University of Duisburg-Essen, Duisburg Campus
Lotharstraße 65
D-47057 Duisburg

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".

Selected projects and publications.