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Professorship for Educational Sciences

Main Areas of Research

A variety of empirical research projects are carried out at the Professorship for Educational Sciences. At the focus lies scientific research based on qualitative methods contributing to the foundations of education and learning theories. Main research topics include the analysis of classroom teaching and interaction, the history of education (especially on the former German Democratic Republic), intercultural learning, and family-education in the local community of Chemnitz. 

Press Articles

  • Five questions for TU-alumni Miyas Orfali

    Miyas Orfali obtained his master’s degree in Information and Communication Systems from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology at Chemnitz University of Technology last year, and he now works as an IT Consultant / Junior Environment Manager at Altran for Vodafone. …

  • Driving Digitisation in the Classroom

    The first ever Digital Higher Education Days brought together players from almost all areas of Chemnitz University of Technology …

  • Electrical Energy from Alcohol

    The “NeMaCell“ ESF junior scientist research group is developing methanol fuel cells at Chemnitz University of Technology …

  • Strongly Networking Our Internationals

    The student project “TUCzine“ is bringing people from different cultures together – participation in the first issue of the magazine is possible up to 17 February …