February 2018

Application is open for the Ph.D. Cohort 2018 (starting October 2018). We are looking forward to your applications!!!

The Winter Retreat 2017 / 2018 took place on February 17th / 18th. All members of the Research Training Group SMiP attended the meeting. As external guest we welcomed Daniel Bernstein (Kwantlen Polytechnic University).

At the winter retreat, the twelve SMiP researchers decided to include Eunike Wetzel as the thirteenth researcher in the Research Training Group. Welcome, Eunike Wetzel!


January 2018

    At January, the 12th, the last teaching activity for the fall / winter semester 2017 took place. Now we are looking forward to our winter retreat in February. Here, we will welcome Dan Bernstein (Kwantlen Polytechnic University) as external guest and Eunike Wetzel (University of Mannheim, Assistant Professor for Psychological Diagnostics with emphasis on Testing Theory).


    December 2017

      The new program for the Spring/Summer Semester 2018 is now available online.

        The SMiP Equal Opportunities Commission meets for the first time. The SMiP Research Training Group supports parents among the Ph.D. Candidates by furnishing a parent-child-office and providing a laptop for working from home.


        October 2017

            At the SMiP Kickoff Meeting (Mannheim, 20.10.2017) the newly established Research Training Group meets for the first time. The Ph.D. Candidates introduce themselves and their research plans, but also the SMiP researchers talk about their favorite piece of research, their favorite research tool, and their motivation for SMiP. Now we are ready to start off!

              The first cohort of Ph.D. Candidates starts at the newly established Research Training Group SMiP.