Eva Gößwein, M.Sc.

PhD Student

Chair of General Psychology: Cognition
Department of Computer Science and Applied Cognitive Science
Faculty of Engineering

University of Duisburg-Essen
Forsthausweg 2
47057 Duisburg

E-mail: eva.goesswein@uni-due.de
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Research focus

Eva Gößwein is a PhD student at the chair of General Psychology: Cognition at the University of Duisburg-Essen. She is educated in Applied Cognition and Media Science (M.Sc.), Learning Psychology (B.A.), and Political Sciences (B.A).


After four years of working as an IT-consultant, Eva Gößwein now focuses on the human part in human machine interaction, bringing together her hands-on experience and formal education. Her current research interest is in how and why humans adapt (or don’t adapt) to a new technology and which factors contribute to a successful adaptation of cutting-edge technologies.


She is a member of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, European Chapter.

Scientific Degrees


M.Sc. in Applied Cognitive and Media Science at the University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany


B.A. in Teaching, Learning and Training Psychology, University of Erfurt, Germany


B.A. in Political Science, TU Dresden, Germany