Contact

Prof. Dr. Corinna Hößle

W03 2-210, Carl-von-Ossietzky-Str. 9 - 11 (» Adress and map )

+49 441 798-3639  (F&P

Birgit Weusmann

Dr Birgit Weusmann

Main areas of work

  • Biology-related teaching in the field
  • Research-based learning in biology teaching
  • Teaching-learning laboratories as practical elements in teacher training
  • Coordination of the Green School as a teaching-learning laboratory and out-of-school learning location

Vita

1990: A-levels, then voluntary ecological year (Bioland farm).

Until 1999: Study of biology (diploma) at the Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg. Topic of the diploma thesis: Phosphate efficiency in Plantago.

Until 2006: Worked as a research assistant at the University of Oldenburg, assisting in various projects in education (subject teaching), biology and landscape ecology, assisting in teaching

2007-2009: Research assistant at Vechta University of Applied Sciences, Institute for Didactics of Natural Sciences, Physical Education and Mathematics: Coordination of the DBU-funded project "The School Garden Laboratory", a joint project of biology and physical education.

Until 2013: PhD at the Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg, Institute of Education (Prof. Dr. Astrid Kaiser); topic: "Beliefs about outdoor teaching among prospective biology and physical education teachers"; disputation: June 2013

Since 2010: Worked as a research assistant, since April 2011 as a teacher for special tasks at the University of Oldenburg, Institute of Biology and Environmental Sciences, Biology Didactics Working Group: Coordinator of the "Green School" at the Oldenburg Botanical Garden

Publications

(Changed: 18 Oct 2022)