Open positions

Are you interested in conducting research in the field of gamification, games, digital customer experience, eCommerce, crowdsourcing, AR/VR, Metaverse, eSports, Human-Computer Interaction, new media …?

Please take a look at our job offers or send us an unsolicited application:


Thanks for your interest in joining our research group. We currently have no open vacancies. However, we are always interested in getting in contact with talented and motivated researchers who want to become part of our research group. We offer support in writing an application for international doctoral programs, e.g. in cooperation with the Finnish Gamification Group, as well as PhD scholarships.

For experienced researchers we offer support in writing an application for the attractive Marie Skłodowska-Curie scholarships from the European Union and other scholarship programs.

Research Assistants

We are constantly looking for research assistants who would like to support our research and teaching. Are you a student at FAU and interested in joining our team as a researcher assistant? Please send us an email with a CV, a summary of your grades and a overview of your skills and areas of interest.

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…der Mensch spielt nur, wo er in voller Bedeutung des Worts Mensch ist, und er ist nur da ganz Mensch, wo er spielt.
Friedrich Schiller, 1795

Benedikt Morschheuser

Assistant Professor

Jeanine Kirchner-Krath

Postdoctoral researcher

Sandra Birnstiel

Doctoral Researcher

Johanna Eiting

Doctoral Researcher

Jonathan Stief

Doctoral Researcher

Runjie Xie

Doctoral Researcher

Alexander Kreismann

Student Assistant

Mahmudul Hasan

Student Assistant

Bingqiao Tong

Student Assistant

Mohammad Hamza

Student Assistant

Katharina Schmähl

Student Assistant

Christoph Schütz

Student Assistant


Associated Researchers

Marc Riar

Associated Postdoctoral Researcher

Maximilian Wittmann

Associated Researcher

Mareike Weber

Associated Researcher

Lin Lin

Associated Researcher