Mertens, Ute

Ute Mertens

Ed. Research and Ed. Psychology


phone +49 (0)431 880-6410
address Olshausenstraße 62, D-24118 Kiel
room 113, Neufeldstraße


2018 Diplom (Ger.) in Psychology, Kiel University
2013 - 2018 Studies in Psychology at Kiel University

Professional Activity

2018 - present Research Scientist (and Doctoral Candidate), IPN – Leibniz Institute for Science and Mathematics Education

Research Interests

Cognitive and affective-motivational processes in educational assessment
Feedback effects in learning and testing
Computer-based assessment

Current Projects

COMET - Cognition and Motivation in Educational Testing

Selected Publications

Mertens, U., Finn, B., & Lindner, M. A. (2022). Effects of computer-based feedback on lower- and higher-order learning outcomes: A network meta-analysis. Journal of Educational Psychology. Advance online publication.