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Markus Hess

Markus Hess, Dr., received his Degree in Psychology (Diploma) in 2001 from University of Würzburg, Germany, and his Ph.D. in 2013 from the University of Potsdam, Germany. He currently holds a professorship for Applied Psychology with a focus on Social and Developmental Psychology at the German University of Health & Sports in Berlin, Germany. He previously worked at Freie Universität Berlin, Germany. His research interests focus on violence prevention, the development of social-emotional competencies in different contexts (peers, family) and age-groups, and (cyber-)bullying.