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Prof. Dr. Guido Hertel

Professor of Organizational and Business Psychology
Room: 73
Phone: +49 251 833 41 61
Fax: +49 251 833 41 90

Consultation hours: date by agreement

Research Focus

  • Managing virtual teams 
  • Motivation gains in groups
  • Electronic Human Resource Management 
  • Voluntary engagement in Open Source (e.g. Linux) and Open Content (e.g. Wikipedia) projects
  • Work motivation and job satisfaction across the lifespan
  • Cooperation in social conflicts (social dilemma) 
  • Affect and social behavior in organizations 
  • Priming effects on social behavior 


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  • Editorial Activities

    - Associate Editor of Group and Organization Management (GOM), Sage Publ.

    - Counsulting Editor and Member of Founding Editorial Board of Work, Aging, and Retirement (WAR), Oxford University Press

    - Editorial Board Member of Organizational Psychology Review (OPR), Sage Publ.

    - Editorial Board Member of Small Group Research (SGR), Sage Publ.

    - Associate Editor (2006-2009) and Consulting Editor of Social Psychology, Hogrefe Publ. (former Zeitschrift fuer Sozialpsychologie)

    - Editorial Board Member of Journal of Managerial Psychology (JMP), Emerald Group Publ., 2008-2014

    - Editorial Panel Member of International Journal of Internet Science, Open Access Journal

    - Scientific Board of Diagnostica, Hogrefe Publ.

  • Short CV

    2018 - 2022
    Dean of the faculty of Psychology & Sports Science at the University of Münster 

    Apr 2008 - today
    Professor of organizational and business psychology at the University of Münster 

    Apr 2004 - Mar 2008
    Professor of work and organizational psychology at the University of Würzburg

    Jun 2002
    Habilitation at the University of Kiel

    Sep 1998 - Mar 2004
    Assistant professor at the University of Kiel

    Apr 1997 - Aug 1998
    Visiting assistant professor at the Michigan State University 

    Jun 1995 - Mar 1997
    Research associate at the University of Giessen

    Ph.D. at the University of Heidelberg 

    Diploma in psychology at the University of Giessen

  • Membership in Professional Organisations

    • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Psychologie e.V. (DGPs)
    • Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP)
    • Society of Personality and Social Psychology (SPSP)
    • Academy of Management (AOM)
    • European Association of Work and Organizational Psychology (EAWOP)
    • European Association of Experimental Social Psychology (EAESP)