Dr. Dorothea Dornheim, Dipl.-Psych.

Academic Researcher

Markusplatz 3, 96047 Bamberg

Room M3N/01.33
Tel.: 0951/863-1897
Fax: 0951/863-1181
E-Mail: dorothea.dornheim(at)uni-bamberg.de

Consultation-hour: please contact me via e-mail

Research Interests

Developmental psychology

  • Development of mathematical competencies
  • Cognitive development in preschool and primary school age

Educational psychology

  • Learning disorders: Diagnosis and intervention
  • Developmental dyslexia
  • Developmental dyscalculia (DFG-Project)
  • Gender differences in mathematics

Academic Background

2000 – 2004 Studies (german language and literature, sports and education science) at the University of Tübingen

2004 - 2008 Teacher Training at the Reutlingen University of Education (GER)

1988 - 1992 Teacher in a primary school in Baden-Württemberg (GER)

1992 - 2000 Studies of psychology (Diploma) at the University of Tübingen (GER)

2000 - 2002 Research and teaching scientist at the Ludwigsburg University of Education, Institute for Mathematics and Computer Science, DFG-Project (Prof. Dr. J. H. Lorenz) "Early diagnosis of mathematical learning difficulties"

2002 - 2005 Research and teaching scientist at the Chair of Psychology I – Developmental Psychology (Prof. Dr. S. Weinert) at the Otto-Friedrich-University of Bamberg

since 05/2005 Academic researcher at the Chair of Psychology I – Developmental Psychology (Prof. Dr. S. Weinert) at the Otto-Friedrich-University of Bamberg

2008 Ph.D., Psychology at the Otto-Friedrich-University of Bamberg (Thesis: Prediction of mathematical achievement and mathematical learning difficulties); Supervisor: Prof. Sabine Weinert (results, in german language)

Publications and Oral Presentations (Link)