New Master’s programme Psychology

03. July 2019

We are happy to announce that in the winter semester 2019/20 the JKU will offer the new

Master’s programme Psychology (Minor economic and technology)
Further details will follow.


Office Opening Hours

01. July 2019

The office opening hours are:

MO 08:00 – 13:00
DI 08:00 – 16:00
MI 08:00 – 16:00
DO 08:00 – 12:00
FR closed


Posterpresentation on 13.12.

10. December 2018

Ladies and Gentleman, dear colleagues, we gladly invite you on Thursday the 13.12.2018 at 16:00 in the Uni Center BR 6 to the

Posterpresentation “Students Present: Current Research in Work and Organizational Psychology”
The students of the “Work Psychology” and “Organizationla Psychology” seminar as well as Sonja Falkner-Matzinger und Carrie Kovacs are looking forward to your coming.


Ist DIGITALES Wissen(schaft)?

12. June 2018

Thoughts on the compatibility of digitalization and scientific evidence

Buch und Laptop

Does scientific research needs books? Does the long and rigid scientific publication procedure meet the fast pace of the digital age? If not, are there acceptable alternatives?
These questions and others will be debated at the panel discussion by researchers of the field of sociology, education, computer science, economics, laws and psychology.
When und where?

Organized and moderated by Dimitri Prandner and Carrie Kovacs
German invitation pdf.


Welios: Connecting Generations

29. May 2018

The co-operative game “Co-smonauts” brings people of all ages closer together.

Dr. Barbara Stiglbauer supported the development of this unique prototype, in which you guide a spaceship through outter space. The strengthes of the young as well as the strengthes of the elderly are required, in order to complete this mission successfully.

Read more:


Congratulation to Dr. Martina Mara, who is now appointed professor at the LIT

09. May 2018

On April 1, 2018 Dr. Martina Mara has been appointed professor for Psychology of Robotics for the Linz Institute of Technology. Between 2012 and 2013 she worked as a member of the project staff at our department. We are looking forward to further cooperation and wish her all the best for the upcoming challenge.


Recap: ÖGP 2018

25. April 2018

At this point we want to thank all congress participants for their numerous contributions.


You will find a new section “Rückblick” on our website that gives you a brief recap of the congress and photos.


The data factory on your wrist

20. April 2018

Wearable technologies like smartphones and activity trackers als more than just a useful gadget. Our scientists examine the potential of wearables for research purposes. It may be a revolution in the field of data collection.
For this reason our team had an interview with the Austrian quality press “Die Presse”.


We are hiring assistans for the ÖGP 2018 congress!

20. March 2018

There are new vacancies available.
We are always looking for interns, so if you are interested don’t hesitate to send an application.
Furthermore, the following job positions are available at the moment:

Mitarbeit bei der 13. Tagung der Österreichischen Gesellschaft für Psychologie an der JKU, 12. bis 14.04.2018

Stellenausschreibung als PDF

Visit our career site.


We welcome Univ.-Prof. Dr. Timo Gnambs

12. March 2018

We welcome Univ.-Prof. Dr. Timo Gnambs cordially at the Department of Work, Organizational and Media Psychology.
We wish Univ.-Prof. Dr. Timo Gnambs all the best!