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!


Office hours and semester start

12. March 2018

We wish you all the best for the new semester.
The usual office hours are now re-enacted.


The Office Administration is closed during the Christmas Break

20. December 2017

Our Office Administration is closed from December 22, 2017 – January 07, 2018.
We wish you all a peaceful and relaxing Christmas Holidays!


We welcome Mag. Freyth de Polo León

06. December 2017

We welcome Mag. Lennart Freyth de Polo León cordially as a research assistant at the Department of Work, Organizational and Media Psychology. He joined the Institute of Education and Psychology on December 1, 2017.
We wish Mag. Freyth de Polo León all the best!


Emojis are the world language #1 – Mag.a Fabiola Gattringer in an interview

28. November 2017

The world of emojis has changed. The newest update of apple has published 70 additional symbols. It is barely impossible to imagine the use of text messages without those small images. Moreover, as world language #1, they outpaced English as a universal language.
Maga. Fabiola Gattringer was interviewed by LT1 Oberösterreich. The video clip can be found under www.lt1.at


Worth reading: Interview with Dr. Barbara Stiglbauer about the motives of collecting for the moments magazine

15. November 2017

Science has been researching the fascination of collecting ever since.
Dr. Barbara Stiglbauer takes a look at the underlying motives of passionate collecting for the moments magazine.
Read the entire interviewhere or skip through the entire magazine!


ÖGP 2018: Call for Abstracts is extended to Nov 15, 2017!

16. October 2017

The Department of Work, Organizational and Media Psychology is looking forward to hosting the 13th Congress of the Österreichische Gesellschaft für Psychologie (ÖGP) from 12 April to 14 April, 2017.
You are welcome to hand in abstracts until the Nov 15, 2017. Further information can be found under www.oegp2018.at.

Contact: Sonja Matzinger, MSc. under


Lecture October 5, 2017 “Together strong!?” by Prof. Dr. Hertel

06. September 2017

We are looking forward to the lecture in the field of orangisational psychology by Prof. Dr. Guido Hertel on October 5, 2017. Save the date!

German lecture slides are available on request!

Together strong!? When and why do we make greater efforts in a teamwork situation than when we work alone?

Presenter: Prof. Dr. Guido Hertel
Date: Oct 5, 2017 at 4:30 p.m.
Location: Uni-Center, 2nd Floor, Rep Room D (UC 202D)
German invitation (PDF)

For further information on the topic, please visit our lecture series site.

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