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“The Phenomenon of Facebook: A Research Review” – iScience guest lecture by Dr. Aneta Przepiórka on Wednesday 28th of October 2020

Facebook – only 15 years old, yet a gamechanger in many ways. Interested in scientific knowledge about Facebook? Then listen to the iScience guest lecture by Dr. Aneta Przepiórka & join us this Wednesday (28/10/2020) on Zoom from 11:30 to 13 o’clock:


Open enrollment period for seminars in winter semester 2020

Psychology student at the Universität Konstanz? 👨‍💻Now you have the chance to attend exciting iScience seminars, the time for enrollment is now. Apply here: 🚀


iScience symposium accepted at the 50th annual meeting of the SCiP

Exciting news: iScience symposium accepted at the 50th annual meeting of the Society for Computation in Psychology (SCiP) on Thursday, November 19, 2020. Register today at; it will be 100% online!


Paper by Dr. Yury Shevchenko and others wins DGOF Best Paper Award 2020

The German Society for Online Research/Deutsche Gesellschaft für Online Forschung (DGOF) has selected a winner paper for this year’s “DGOF Best Paper Award”:

Henninger, F., Shevchenko, Y., Mertens, U. K., Kieslich, P. J., & Hilbig, B. E. (2020). lab.js: A free, open, online study builder. doi: 10.5281/zenodo.597045

The paper was co-authored by iScience member Dr. Yury Shevchenko.

The DGOF jury was composed of Prof. Markus Appel (University of Würzburg), Prof. Nicola Doering (TU Ilmenau), Prof. Florian Keusch (University of Mannheim), Prof. Aigul Mavletova (National University Higher School of Economics, Russia), Prof. Dr. Jochen Musch (Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf), Prof. Dr. Ulf-Dietrich Reips (University of Konstanz), Dr. Henning Silber (GESIS Leibniz Institute for Social Sciences), Assistant Prof. Dr. Bella Struminskaya (University of Utrecht), Dr. Cathleen M. Stützer (TU Dresden).

More information & the link to the paper can be found here:

The whole iScience team congratulates!