His scientific interest is the topic of health in pedagogy - especially against the background of scientific hygiene around the turn of the 19th into the 20th century. Especially with regard to historical developments, many discursive influences on the professionalization of social work arise in this period. Jane Addams is the focus of this research interest and thus also of his doctoral project. This social reformer had a great influence in many parts of the world during the Progressive Era.
Mr. Reichrath is responsible for Erasmus students who come to visit us at the Institute of Educational Science. He is also entrusted with teaching duties in the Bachelor's programs. During his studies, he has worked as a counselor in various fields of social work, mainly with people with chronic addictions.