Prof. Dr. Cordula Artelt


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Prof. Dr. Cordula Artelt

Wilhelmsplatz 3
96047 Bamberg


T: +49 951 863-2060

Director´s Office

R: WP3/02.22


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Personal Assistant to the Director

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Research Interests

  • Reading Skills and Text Comprehension with Multiple Documents
  • Digital and Data Related Competencies
  • Metacognition and Self Regulated Learning
  • Methods of large scale assessment
  • Teacher judgements

Ongoing Third-Party Funded Projects

  • BMBF-Project (01JS2101) DataLiteracy –Long-Term Monitoring of Digital and Data-Related Competencies of the German Population" (Artelt, von Maurice, Wolter)
  • MultiTex-Transfer: Process-based Assessment of Multiple Documents Comprehension” (Schoor/Artelt/Kröhne/Hahnel/Goldhammer) [01PK19008C; funded by BMBF (German Federal Ministry of Education and Research)
  • “Digital Formative Assessment (DiFA) – Unfolding its Full Potential by Combining Psychometrics with Learning Analytics” (Goldhammer/Drachsler/Artelt/Horz) [K286/2019; funded by Leibniz Association]
  • “Multilevel Design Parameters and Effect Size Benchmarks for Students’ Competencies (MULTI-DES)” (Brunner/Lüdtke/Artelt) [BR 4393; funded by DFG (German Research Foundation)]

Member of Commissions and Advisory Boards

  • Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of Leibniz-Instituts für Wissensmedien (IWM) (since 2022)
  • Member of the Scientific Advisory Board for the BMBF-funded Project BRIDGE – Practical professional education processes in legal and teaching traineeships as well as in medicine using digital media (2021 – 2023)
  • Member of the Scientific and Policy Advisory Board of the Horizon 2020 Project PIONEERED, funded by EU (since 2021)
  • Member of the Interdisciplinary Commission for Pandemic Research of the German Research Foundation (DFG)
  • Member of the International Panel „Data and Research Infrastructures for Humanities and Social Sciences“ of the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) (since 2020)
  • Member of Scientific Advisory Board of Leibniz-Institute for the Social Sciences (GESIS) (since 2020)

Editorial Work


  • American Educational Research Association (AERA)
  • Arbeitsgruppe für Empirische Pädagogische Forschung (AEPF) [Working Group for Empirical Educational Research]
  • Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities (BAdW)
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Erziehungswissenschaft (DGfE) [German Educational Research Association]
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Psychologie (DGPs), Fachgruppe Pädagogische Psychologie [German Psychological Society, Section Educational Psychology]
  • European Association for Research on Learning and Instruction (EARLI), Special Interest Groups: Metacognition, School Effectiveness
  • Gesellschaft für Empirische Bildungsforschung (GEBF) [Society for Empirical Educational Research]
  • Society for Text and Discourse (ST&D)

Latest Publications