Dr. Astrid Lange

Responsibilities at our chair:

  • Supervisor of Bachelor’s and Master’s theses
  • Scientific work guidelines
  • Management of student assistants
  • Lecturer in economic psychology, entrepreneurship education, social change, applied scientific work, research project management
  • Organizer of the departmental research colloquium

Activities at the University of Hildesheim:

  • Deputy head of the department of economics and economics education
  • Deputy member of the faculty council
  • Deputy member of the Board of Examiners for the two-subject Bachelor of Science programme
  • Member and contact person of the working group Entrepreneurship at the University of Hildesheim

Research interests

  • Theory of planned behavior
  • Career decisions and management
  • Entrepreneurship and entrepreneurship education
  • Attitude research
  • Gender research


Since 03/2013

Scientific assistant at the Chair of Economics and Economics Education, University of Hildesheim, Germany

10/2007 – 02/2013

Scientific assistant/ doctoral candidate at the Chair of Organization, Human Resource Management and General Management, Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus, Germany

10/2007 – 09/2012

Doctoral student, Thesis topic: „Students‘ subjective beliefs about entrepreneurship: An analysis based on the theory of planned behavior“, Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus, Germany

02/2007 – 09/2007

Scientific assistant at the Chair of Educational Psychology in the research project “Consultancy Services for the Development of Gifted Programmes in the United Arab Emirates”, University of Ulm, Germany

05/2006 – 09/2007

Freelance work in the field of giftedness

08/2003 – 02/2004

Internship at the Berlin center of school psychology in the field of giftedness

02/2003 – 04/2003

Internship as a business psychologist, Gideon GmbH, Potsdam, Germany

10/1999 – 04/2006

Study of psychology (diploma), University of Potsdam, Germany