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Prof. Dr. Jürgen Beckmann has been head of the Chair of Sport Psychology at the Department of Sport and Health Sciences since 2006. On March 31, 2021, the habilitated psychologist officially retired from the TU Munich. After studying social sciences with a focus on psychology at…

The Department of Sport and Health Sciences is organizing an interdisciplinary "Future of Health" Summit from September 13 to 18, 2021, as well as a related Summer School for students, graduates, doctoral candidates and young professionals with an interest in the diverse topics of…

50 years after the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, the European Championships (EC) will be held in the state capital in 2022. From August 11 to 21, 2022, around 4,400 athletes from all over Europe will compete for a total of 158 medals. The European Championships will take place in…

Prof. Dr. Karsten Köhler, head of the Assistant Professorship of Exercise, Nutrition and Health, recently appeared on the ZDF magazine show Terra X. Under the title "Do we really lose weight through sports?", the nutritionist talked to the graduate biologist and science editor…

How has the Corona pandemic changed the dietary and exercise behavior of adults and thus also their weight? This question was investigated by the Else Kröner Fresenius Endowment Professorship (EKFZ) headed by Prof. Dr. Hans Hauner and the Chair of Preventive Pediatrics of Prof. Dr.…