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Schöber, Christian

Christian Schöber

Dr. phil., Dipl.-Psych.
Ed. Research and Ed. Psychology


phone +49-(0)431-880-1835
address Olshausenstraße 62, D-24118 Kiel
room 028, Neufeldtstraße


2017 Doctorate in Psychology, Kiel University
2011 Diplom (Ger.) in Psychology, Kiel University
2002 - 2011 Studies in Psychology at Kiel University

Professional Activity

2011 - present Research Scientist , IPN - Leibniz Institute for Science and Mathematics Education

Research Interests

ICT literacy of students and prospective students
Basic mathematical knowledge of students at secondary schools
Development of self beliefs and achievement in adults
Teachers judgement accuracy

Current Projects

Students’ and prospective students’ basic computer related and information related knowledge (CiBaS)
Development and implementation of a school-to-work transition concept for schools serving disadvantaged communities (EIKA)
External evaluation of the Dortmund University’s project „Mastering Math“ (MSK)
Self-efficacy beliefs among students with and without a migration background: Different forms of acquisition, teachers' judgment accuracy and their impact on academic achievement (SE-MIG)

Selected Publications

Schöber, C., Retelsdorf, J., & Köller, O. (2015). Verbales schulisches Selbstkonzept und sprachliche Leistungen in Gruppen mit und ohne Migrationshintergrund [Verbal academic self-concept and achievement in groups with and without migration background]. Psychologie in Erziehung und Unterricht, 62(2), 89–105. doi:10.2378/peu2015.art10d
Schöber, C., Schütte, K., Köller, O., McElvany, N., & Gebauer, M. M. (2018). Reciprocal effects between self-efficacy and achievement in mathematics and reading. Learning and Individual Differences, 63, 1-11. doi: 10.1016/j.lindif.2018.01.008

Publications in the research information system

all publications recorded in PURE