Welcome to the homepage of the Section of Differential Psychology and Psychological Assessment at Goethe University Frankfurt


Differential psychologyis concerned with the description and analysis of behavior-related inter-individual differences between persons or groups of persons.

Psychological assessment is a research method at the service of applied psychology. Its function is the measurement of inter-individual differences in behavior and experience as well as intra-individual characteristics and changes including relevant conditions. Psychological assessment aims at predicting future behavior and experience and its transformation in selected situations.