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 03/2013Scientific assistant at the Chair of Economics and Economics Education, University of Hildesheim, Germany
10/2007 – 02/2013Scientific assistant/ doctoral candidate at the Chair of Organization, Human Resource Management and General Management, Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus, Germany
10/2007 – 09/2012Doctoral 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 – 09/2007Scientific 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 – 09/2007Freelance work in the field of giftedness
08/2003 – 02/2004Internship at the Berlin center of school psychology in the field of giftedness
02/2003 – 04/2003Internship as a business psychologist, Gideon GmbH, Potsdam, Germany
10/1999 – 04/2006Study of psychology (diploma), University of Potsdam, Germany