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2017-02-21  |  Alumni-Event at the IWM
03 iwm alumnitreffen 1 2017-02-21

The first alumni event took place at the IWM. Former researchers from the IWM reported on their new fields of work at the university, in industry or as freelancers. There was a lively exchange about the connection between science and practice.

2017-01-17  |  Talk at the IWM
On Tuesday, 17th January, at 4pm s.t., Dr. Victoria Simms (School of Psychology, Ulster University, UK) will give a talk at the IWM on What are we measuring with the number line estimation task?

2017-01-01  |  Ulrike Cress is the new director of the IWM
2017-31-12 news iwm ulrike-cress direktorin

Since January 1st 2017 Prof. Dr. Ulrike Cress has been the new Director of the IWM.


She has been closely linked to the Institute for more than ten years. Since 2008, she has been a professor at the Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen in the department of psychology. Since then she has headed the Knowledge Construction Lab at the IWM. For the past three years, she has been deputy Director.


Ulrike Cress succeeds the founding director Prof. Dr. Dr. Friedrich W. Hesse, who has successfully managed and expanded the institute for 15 years, so that the IWM is today one of the internationally competitive institutes of the Leibniz Association.