Dr. Christina Maurer (née Linninger)


Dr. Christina Maurer

PEG-Gebäude, Room 5.G183
Theodor-W.-Adorno-Platz 6
60629 Frankfurt am Main

Phone: +49-(0)69/798-35410
Mail: Maurer(at)psych.uni-frankfurt.de

Curriculum Vitae

since 12/2012

Research scientist at the Department of Educational Psychology, Goethe University Frankfurt; research team „Teaching and learning at school“ led by Prof. Dr. M. Kunter

Research activities within several projects of the research program BilWiss:

“Educational Knowledge and the Development of Professional Competence in Teacher Education (BilWiss)“ (funding initiative “ProPäda“, Federal Ministry of Education and Research)

“The significance of educational knowledge for teachers‘ transition into practice (BilWiss-Beruf)“ (funding initiative “KoKoHs“, Federal Ministry of Education and Research)

“Evaluation of the reformed induction phase in the Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia (BilWiss-Evaluation)“ (funded by the Ministry of Schools and Training of the Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia)

„Ertrag und Entwicklung des universitären bildungswissenschaftlichen Wissens – Validierung eines Kompetenztests für Lehramtsstudierende“ (BilWiss-UV)“ (funding initiative “KoKoHs“, Federal Ministry of Education and Research)


Student research assistant at the Federal Institute for Population Research, Wiesbaden

Academic Qualifications:


Doctorate in psychology at the department of psychology at Goethe-Universität Frankfurt; subject of dissertation: „The importance of reflection in teacher training and its encouragement as part of the teacher professionalisation process“


Diploma in psychology, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
Final thesis: "Validation of the German version of the Sociocultural Attitudes Towards Appearance Questionnaire (SATAQ-3)"

Membership of Professional Associations:

Gesellschaft für empirische Bildungsforschung (GEBF; Empirical Educational Research Association)