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Helfried Moosbrugger

Helfried Moosbrugger, German psychology professor. Recipient Science award computer-based assessment, German Psychological Society, 2007, MEDIDA-PRIX, Federal Ministry Education and Research, 2007.


  • Moosbrugger, Helfried was born on January 3, 1944 in Graz, Austria. Son of Herbert and Hedwig Moosbrugger.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, Innsbruck University, Austria, 1969.


    • Lecturer Innsbruck University, 1969—1971. Research assistant German Institute International Education Research (DIPF), Frankfurt, Germany, 1971—1975. Assistant professor University Trier, Germany, 1973—1974.

      Head Department Applied Statistics (DIPF), Frankfurt, 1975—1977. Associate professor University Mainz, Germany, 1975. Professor Psychological Methodology, Psychological Research Methods and Evaluation, Goethe University, Frankfurt, since 1977.

      Director Institute Psychology, Goethe University, Frankfurt, 1978, 88, 91, Examination board diploma Psychology, Goethe University, Frankfurt, 1994—2004. Dean and senator Faculty Psychology, Goethe University, Frankfurt, 1980—1983, 1993—1996. Member German Psychological Society (DGPs), Münster, Germany, since 1996.

      Head Division Methodology and Evaluation, Münster, Germany, 1998—2003, Testing Curatorship Federation German Psychological Associations (DGPs and BDP), Berlin, since 2003. Charter member and treasurer European Association Methodology, Jena, Germany, since 2004. Dean Faculty Psychology and Sports Science, Frankfurt, 2004—2009.

      Counselor Conference German University Presidents, Bonn, since 2008.


    • Editor: (book) Test Theory and Questionnaire Development, 2007, 100 Years of Psychology in Frankfurt on the Main, 2006, Basic Knowledge for the Appraisal of Aptitude according to Deutsches Institut für Normung 33430, 2nd Educated 2005, Religiousness: Measuring Instruments and Studies About Health and Life Skills, 2004, Applied Structural Equation Modeling, 2003. Contributor articles to professional journals.


    • Married Gislinde Knizek, August 3, 1967. Children: Brigitte Jeckel, Barbara Brischnik, Robert.
    • father: Herbert Moosbrugger
    • mother: Hedwig Moosbrugger
    • spouse: Gislinde Knizek
    • children: Brigitte Jeckel Moosbrugger
    • Barbara Brischnik Moosbrugger
    • Robert Moosbrugger
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    Born January 3, 1944
    (age 73)
    • 1969
      Innsbruck University
    • 1969 - 1971
      Lecturer, Innsbruck University
    • 1971 - 1975
      research assistant, German Institute International Education Research (DIPF)
      Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany, Hessen, Germany, Germany
    • 1973 - 1974
      assistant, professor University Trier
    • 1975
      associate, professor University Mainz
    • 1975 - 1977
      head, Department Applied Statistics (DIPF)
      Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany, Hessen, Germany, Germany
    • 1977
      professor, Psychological Methodology
      Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany, Hessen, Germany, Germany