Third-party funded projects

Current and completed research projects (since 2011)

MEPIC - Mechanisms of epistemic change in higher education

Funding: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
Grant Term: 2 years (2018-2020)
Project Manager: Dr. Tom Rosman
Project Staff: Martin Kerwer, M. Sc.
Project Description: project webpage MEPIC

Evidence-based data collection methodology

Funding: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
Grant Term: 2 years (2017-2019)
Project Manager: Prof. Dr. Michael Bosnjak
Project Partner: Prof. Dr. Katja Lozar Manfreda, Prof. Dr. Valentina Hlebec (University of Ljubljana, Slovenia)
Project Staff: Veronika Batzdorfer, Tanja Burgard
Project Description: project webpage Evidence-based data collection methodology

PODMAN - The process-oriented development of management instruments for research data in their life cycle

Funding: Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)
Grant Term: 2 years (2017-2019)
Project Manager: Prof. Dr. Müller-Fürstenberger; PD Dr. Erich Weichselgartner
Project Staff: Marina Lemaire, Dr. Gisela Minn, André Förster, Dr. Katarina Blask
Project Description: project webpage PODMAN

Overcoming language barriers - Cross-lingual search of bibliographic metadata

Funding: Leibniz Association
Grant Term: 3 years (2016-2018)
Project Manager: PD Dr. Erich Weichselgartner
Project Partners: Berlin School of Library and Information Science, Humboldt-University Berlin,
Lehrstuhl für Translationsorientierte Sprachtechnologie, Universität des Saarlandes
Project Staff: Roland Ramthun
Project Description: project webpage Cross-lingual Search
Project Web Page: clubs-project.eu

An automated assistant for the management of psychological research data

Funding: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Grant Term: 2 years (2015-2017)
Project Manager: PD Dr. Erich Weichselgartner
Project Staff: Ronny Bölter, Martin Kerwer, Ina Dehnhard, Prof. Dr. Armin Günther, Peter Weiland
Project Description: project webpage DataWiz

Development of novices’ professional knowledge networks within the contexts of classroom teaching and information searches on the Internet

Funding: Leibniz Association
Grant Term: 3 years (2013-2016)
Project Partners: Department of Educational Psychology, University of Trier
Chair for Databases and Information Systems, University of Trier
Center für Information, Media, and Communication Technology (ZIMK), University of Trier
Project Manager: Prof. Dr. Günter Krampen
Project Coordinator: Dr. Anne-Kathrin Mayer
Project Staff: Dipl. Inform. Peter Birke; Dipl.-Psych. Johannes F. Gorges;
Dr. Tom Rosman, Dipl.-Psych.
Project Description: project webpage WisE

A blended learning approach to foster information literacy using literature databases of the Leibniz Institute for Psychology Information

Funding: Leibniz Association
Grant Term: 3 years (2012-2015)
Project Manager: Prof. Dr. Günter Krampen
Project Coordinator: Dr. Anne-Kathrin Mayer
Project Staff: Dr. Nikolas Leichner, Dipl.-Psych.; Dipl.-Psych. Johannes Peter (until 31.3.2015); Peter Weiland, MA; Dr. med. Christiane Baier, Dipl.-Inf. (FH)
Project Description: project webpage BLInk
Starting: BLInk Trainig

Development and changing dynamics of a heterogeneous social science field using the example of educational research

Funding: Leibniz Association
Grant Term: 3 years (2011-2014)
Project Partners: DIPF – Leibniz Institute for Educational Research and Educational Information, Frankfurt
GESIS – Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences, Mannheim
iFQ – Institute for Research Information and Quality Assurance, Bonn
Project Description: project webpage MoBi