• Welcome to Sport Psychology

    Welcome to the Chair of Sport Psychology. In our research we focus on motivational and volitional aspects of sports and exercise. These are also the main contents of our teaching. If you are interested in our work, please feel free to look around! 

  • The Sport Psychology Lab

    The Sport Psychology Lab is equipped with a diverse set of methods that allow us to address our research questions. If you want to learn more about our lab, then please click on the picture on the left.

  • Mission

    We believe that motivational and volitional processes are the key to understand athletic performance and exercise behavior. We use an interdisciplinary, multi-methods approach to better understand how these psychological  processes are associated with sports behavior.

  • Textbook "Sportpsychologie"

    The textbook "Sportpsychologie", edited by Prof. Dr. Julia Schüler is out now: https://www.springer.com/de/book/9783662568019

Current news



Sport Psychology: New Publication

If-then planning, self-control, and boredom as predictors of adherence to social distancing guidelines: Evidence from a two-wave longitudinal study with a behavioral intervention

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