Department of General Psychology and Methodology

Markusplatz 3
96047 Bamberg

Phone: +49 (0)951 863-1861
Fax: +49 (0)951 601-511


Email: sekretariat.allgpsych(at)


Head of Department:

Professor Claus-Christian Carbon, PhD


Pia Deininger; M.A.

Professor Emeritus:

Professor Dietrich Dörner, PhD

Lab Management

Dr. Alexander Pastukhov (Lab manager)

Academic Staff:

Dr. Alexander Pastukhov


Dr. Uwe Fischer

Dr. Vera M. Hesslinger

M. Sc. Niklas Döbler

M. Sc. Lasse Peschka

M.A. Lena Pieper

M. Sc. Andreas Weeth



Project Staff:

Dr. Claudia Muth

Dr. Marius Raab

Dipl.-Psych. Thorsten Schmittlutz

Viktoria Sommermann, M. A.

Robin Mithoff, M. A.

M. Sc. Lukas Bauernschubert


Part-time Teaching Staff:

Pia Deininger, M.A.

Dipl.-Psych. Stefan Ortlieb

Dr. Sandra Utz


Associated Professor:

Professor Harald Schaub, PhD


External Doctoral Candidates:

Dipl.-Ing.univ. Maximilian Reitmeir

M.Sc. Stefan Breitschaft

Dipl.-Psych. Martin E. Schwarz

Karim Weth

Janina Schel

Apiradee Poungjit


Heiko Kellner

Junior Scholars:

Click here to meet our junior scholars.



General Information

Please visit the UnivIS system for information on courses offered by the department. (In German)

We offer individual courses and course modules within the following areas of focus:

B.Sc. Psychology

  • Introduction to Psychology
  • General Psychology I
  • General Psychology II
  • Statistics I and Research Methods
  • Statistics II
  • Dealing with Test Subjects
  • Career-Oriented Internship
  • Empirical Studies Internship (research-methodological internship)
  • Applied Cognitive Psychology
  • Bachelor’s Thesis
  • Applied Statistics
  • Methods in Practice
  • Thought and Action in Complex Situations

M.Sc. Psychology

  • Research Methods
  • Cognition, Education and Development
  • Master’s Thesis
  • Internship
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Cognitive Informatics
  • Psychology of Aesthetics