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Köhler, Christine

Christine Köhler

Dr. rer. nat.
Chemistry Education


phone +49-(0)431-880-1247
address Olshausenstraße 62, D-24118 Kiel
room 242


2017 Doctorate in Chemistry Education at Kiel University
2012 Second state examination
2010 First state examination
2004 - 2010 Studies in Chemistry and French (teacher education program) at Kiel University

Professional Activity

since 2012 Research scientist, IPN – Leibniz Institute for Science and Mathematics Education
2011 - 2012 Trainee teacher, Wilhelm-Raabe-school Lüneburg

Research Interests

Student research centers and science competitions as out-of-school learning opportunities
Characterization and promotion of young talents in science
Development and analysis of scientific tasks

Current Projects

Network of student research centers in Schleswig-Holstein
Student research center Kieler Forschungswerkstatt
ICoN (Individual Concept about Natural Sciences)
WinnerS (Effects of science competitions for students)

Selected Publications

Köhler, C. (2016). Abilities of participants at students' science competitions. In S. Simon, C. Ottander, & I. Parchmann (Eds.), Narratives of doctoral studies in science education. Making the transition from educational practitioner to researcher (pp. 42–55). Abingdon: Routledge.
Köhler, C., Bernholt, S., Höffler, T. N. & Parchmann, I. (2015). Charakteristika von Wettbewerbsteilnehmenden [Characteristics of contestants in scientific students’ competitions]. In: S. Bernholt (Hrsg.), Heterogenität und Diversität - Vielfalt der Voraussetzungen im naturwissenschaftlichen Unterricht. Gesellschaft für Didaktik der Chemie und Physik, Jahrestagung in Bremen 2014 (S. 67-69). Kiel: IPN.

Publications in the research information system

all publications recorded in PURE