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Wolfgang Kaelin

Post-doctoral Researcher

D209 Unitobler
+41 31 631 40 13
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Institution : University of Bern


General Information

Associated (as a matching fund collaborator) to the NCCR sub-project Work and Emotions: Issues of Stress and Social Interactions and Their Relationship to Well-Being, Health, and Productivity (Universities of Bern and Neuchâtel)

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2004 PhD (Dr.) in Psychology (Work and Organizational Psychology) at the University of Bern, Switzerland. Doctotal thesis: "Coping - Moderator oder Mediator zwischen Stressoren und Befinden?" (Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Norbert K. Semmer and Prof. Dr. H.J. Znoj). 1998 - 2002 Participant of the SNF - Post Graduate Program (Swiss Priority Program "Switzerland: Towards the Future") "Stress and Emotions at Work and in Social Relationships". 1995 Master (lic. phil.) in Psychology (Work and Organizational Psychology) at the University of Bern, Switzerland. Master's thesis: "Drei Coping-Fragebögen im Vergleich: Faktorenstruktur, psychometrische Güte und Gemeinsamkeiten des „COPE“, des „Coping Inventory for Stressful Situations“ und des „Ways of Coping Questionnaire“" (Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Norbert K. Semmer). Main professional activities 10.2006 - Senior lecturer for Work and Organizational Psychology at the Department of Psychology, University of Bern, Switzerland. 12.2004 - 09.2006 Senior teaching assistant for Work and Organizational Psychology at the Department of Psychology, University of Bern, Switzerland. 04.1997 - 09.2004 Responsible research assistant coordinator in the umbrella project (collaboration of 5 Swiss universities) "Work Experience and Quality of Life in Switzerland: Work, Stress and Personality Development" (funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation within the Swiss Priority Program "Switzerland: Towards the Future") at the Department of Psychology, University of Bern. 07.1996 - 09.2003 Teaching assistant for Work and Organizational Psychology at the Department of Psychology, University of Bern, Switzerland. 07.1995 - 06.1996 Research assistant in the project "Physical activity and health in the Swiss population" (funded by the Federal Office of Public Health) at the Division for Public Health Research, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Switzerland. 08.1995 - 03.1996 Teaching assistant for Differential and Diagnostic Psychology at the Department of Psychology, University of Bern, Switzerland.

Current Research

Current Research/Main interests - coping, stress, and well-being - unemployment - work and personality


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