Dr. Dietrich A l b
e r t currently
is Professor of Psychology at University of Graz (UniGraz), Senior Scientist at Graz University of Technology, Knowledge Management
and Key Researcher at the Know-Center (Graz). At UniGraz, Department of Psychology, he is
the head of the Cognitive Science Section (CSS)
since 1993. In the preceding years he served on the faculties
of the Universities of Göttingen,
Marburg, Heidelberg, and in 2001/02 Hiroshima.
His research topics cover several areas,
including learning and memory, psychometrics, anxiety and
performance, psychological decision theory,
computer based tutorial systems, values and behaviour. D.
Albert's actual focus in R&D is on knowledge and competence structures, their applications,
and empirical research. By working with psychologists, computer
scientists, and mathematicians several academic disciplines
are represented within his research team. Beside national activities,
his expertise in European R&D projects is documented by several
projects since FP5.
he is also the Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Institute for Psychology Information (ZPID), Germany,
and a member of several scientific advisory boards.