Julia Schmidt-Peterson

Julia Schmidt-Peterson is a research scientist at the Hector Research Institute of Education Sciences and Psychology. Her main interest is motivation research, in particular the interplay of intrinsic and extrinsic motivation, as well as the connection between teacher personality and student motivation.


Curriculum Vitae

Research Scientist

Hector Research Institute of Education Sciences and Psychology

WS 2013/14 – WS 2016/17
Study of Sinology (Extension Examination)

University of Tübingen

09/2010 to date

for the subjects English, philosophy, ethics, Latin, psychology and Chinese

01/2009 – 07/2010

Albert-Einstein-Gymnasium, Reutlingen; Acquisition of the additional qualification Latin

Research Assistant

Institute for Ethics and History of Medicine, University of Tübingen


RAABE-Verlag, Stuttgart

WS 2004/2005
Semester abroad

University of Leeds, England

WS 2002/03-SS 2008
Double degree in Philosophy/Ethics, English and Psychology (Gymnasium teaching and Magister artium)

University of Tübingen