Stefan Stieger

Stefan Stieger

Researcher and Lecturer

Stefan Stieger studied psychology at the University of Vienna. He received his Dr. rer. nat. in Psychology in 2006 for his dissertation “Test-theoretical criteria of the Implicit Association Test (IAT) and the Single-Target Implicit Association Test (STIAT)” In 2012 he habilitated (“The measurement of implicit social cognition: Basic assumptions, methodological considerations, and examples of application”) at the University of Vienna. He worked in the Research Methods, Assessment and iScience working group at the University of Konstanz as a post-doctoral researcher.

Stefan Stieger, is an expert in online methodology (i.e., measurement via online questionnaires, online experiments, and smartphone apps) and the measurement of implicit social cognitions, which is reflected in his publication outcome (>100), frequent reviewer duties (to date ~140 reviews for more than 40 peer-reviewed journals), conference presentations (>100), as well as memberships in scientific review and editorial boards (e.g., General Online Research Conference: since 2008, Association of Internet Researchers: since 2011; Associate Editor for Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking). He also has programming skills (e.g., Perl), which has led to several publications of self-programmed software and Web-applications. Furthermore, he is developing smartphone apps and has already conducted and supervised several smartphone app projects.