Prof. Dr. Arndt Bröder

External Contact Information
(+49) 621 181-2137
Universität Mannheim
Lehrstuhl Allgemeine Psychologie
Schloss, Ehrenhof Ost, Raum EO 265
68131 Mannheim

Research Focus: 

Decision making, fast and frugal strategies, measurement of cognitive processes, memory

Academic Career: 
  • October 2005  - July 2010: Senior Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute in
  • March – September 2005 senior researcher at the Max-Planck-Institute for Human Development, Center of Adaptive Behavior and Cognition
  • Habilitation in psychology at the University of Bonn, January 2005 ("Entscheiden mit der adaptiven Werkzeugkiste – ein empirisches Forschungsprogramm" – "Decision making with the adaptive toolbox: an empirical research program")
  • Lecturer and researcher at the Psychological Institute at the University of Bonn, Department for General Psychology (March 1997 – February 2005)
  • Dissertation November 1999, University of Heidelberg
  • Research assistant in the DFG project "Multinomial models of cognitive illusions" (Dr. E. Erdfelder), January 1995 – March 1997
  • Diploma in Psychology 1995, University of Bonn
  • Student of psychology, undergraduate research assistant for developmental psychology, statistics, and methodology (1989-1995)