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Dr. Ingrid Plath

  Plath Stellvertretende Leitung

Deputy Management

Education and Human Development

Schloßstraße 29
60486 Frankfurt am Main

+49 (0)69-24708-220



Curriculum vitae

  • University of  Stellenbosch, South Africa (BA: majors – psychology, statistics; subsidiary subjects – sociology, economics, English; Hons.-B.A.: psychology)
  • University of Frankfurt: Psychology (Dipl.-Psych.), Philosophy
  • Doctorate: University of Tübingen
  • Memberships: International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology (IACCP); American Psychological Association (APA); Deutsche Gesellschaft für Psychologie (DGPs); Berufsverband deutscher Psychologinnen und Psychologen (BDP); Gesellschaft zur Förderung Pädagogischer Forschung (GFPF)
  • Languages: active: English, German, Afrikaans

Current activities and fields of research

  • Research integration, in particular meta-analyses, and issues related to imparting educational and psychological knowledge to teachers during pre- and in-service training
  • Culture-bound nature of educationally relevant scientific theories, methods and findings
  • subjective theories (ethno-theories, theory of mind)

Current projects


Publications (DIPF database of publications)

last modified Nov 22, 2017