Welcome to the Associate Professorship of Didactics in Sport and Health!

We conduct intervention research in the fields of health and education. By designing living (environments) and using competence-oriented approaches, we enable people to lead active, healthy and sustainable lifestyles. In this way, we want to make a relevant contribution to a sustainable society.

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Health inequity (HI) remains a major challenge in public health. Improving the health of children with low socioeconomic status (SES) can help to…

In August and September this year, our colleague Friederike Butscher visited the working group of Sport, Lifestyle and Health at UMC Amsterdam…

Shortcomings in the area of open-access publishing are repeatedly criticized and discussed in the scientific community. Meanwhile, there are…

At the conclusion of the Active City Innovations project, the final workbook (Download here) was recently published. The aim of this workbook is to…

The practice of early sport specialization, in which children and adolescents focus on a single sport at a very early age and neglect other…

Office workers (OWs), which account for around 40% of all employees in Germany, are at risk of low levels of health-enhancing physical activity (HEPA)…

Social interaction is associated with many effects on the psychological level of children such as mental health, self-esteem, and executive functions.…

Non-alcoholic fatty-liver disease (NAFLD) is the fatty degeneration of the liver with more than 5% hepatocytes without other identifiable causes, such…

The university years are marked by drastic changes to living arrangements, academic responsibilities, increased social obligations, and newfound…

Widespread patterns of poor dietary behavior are a key factor causing the increasing prevalence of chronic diseases around the world. Research has…