Florian Ermark

Florian ­ Ermark [‚úď]

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Room: F107
Hauptstraße 47
69117 Heidelberg

  • Group / Collective decision making & collective rationality
  • Inductive inference
  • Risk perception and communication
  • Adaptive cognition & rationality
  • Judgement & decision making
Please refer to the lecture index (LSF) for past courses..

Past courses

Summer 2022

  • Seminar "Critical reading of scientific literature - Social Psychology" (Bachelor), Heidelberg University

Winter 2021/2022

  • Seminar "Collective decision making & decision making in a social context" (Bachelor), Heidelberg University

Summer 2021

  • Seminar "Collective decision making & decision making in a social context" (Bachelor), Heidelberg University

Winter 2020/2021

  • Seminar "Collective decision making & decision making in a social context" (Bachelor), Heidelberg University

Summer 2020

  • Seminar "Collective decision making & decision making in a social context" (Bachelor), Heidelberg University

Winter 2019/20

  • Seminar "Collective decision making & decision making in a social context" (Bachelor), Heidelberg University

Spring 2019

  • Seminar "Advanced Topics in Consumer Psychology" (Bachelor), University of Mannheim

Summer 2017

  • Seminar "R Wars - Basic Skills in R" (Bachelor), University of Konstanz, co-teaching with Christian M. Thurn
  • Seminar "R Wars II - Advanced Skills in R" (Bachelor), University of Konstanz, co-teaching with Christian M. Thurn

Summer 2016

  • Seminar "R Wars - Basic Skills in R" (Bachelor), University of Konstanz, co-teaching with Christian M. Thurn

Academic career

  • 2021-present:¬† Research Associate
                               Heidelberg University, Chair for Sport Psychology
  • 2019-present:¬† Ph.D. Student & Research Associate
                               Heidelberg University, Chair for Cognitive Research in Social Psychology
  • 2019:¬† Research Associate
                University of Mannheim, Chair for Consumer and Economic Psychology
  • Research Assistant, Heidelberg University:
            2017-2018:  Chair for Cognitive Research in Social Psychology
            2018:  Chair for Educational Psychology
  • 2017:¬† Research Intern
                Center for Adaptive Rationality, Max Planck Institute for Human Development (Berlin)
  • Research Assitant, University of Konstanz:
            2014-2016:  Chair for Social Psychology & Decision Sciences
            2013:  Chair for Social Psychology & Motivation
            2013:  Chair for Health Psychology & Psychological Assessment

Education

  • 2019-present:¬† Ph.D. Student
                               Chair for Cognitive Research in Social Psychology, Heidelberg University
  • 2016-2018:¬† Master of Science (Psychology, Focus: Organizational Behavior and Adaptive Cognition)
                          Heidelberg University
  • 2012-2016:¬† Bachelor of Science (Psychology)
                          University of Konstanz


  • Fiedler, K., Salmen, K., & Ermark, F. (2022). Illusory correlation. In R. F. Pohl (Ed.), Cognitive illusions: Intriguing phenomena in judgement, thinking and memory (3rd edition). Routledge.
  • Fiedler, K., Ermark, F., & Salmen, K. (2022). Metacognitive Myopia: An Obstacle to Intelligent Behavior and Lapse of the Evolution? In R. M. Holm-Hadulla, J. Funke, & M. Wink (Eds.), Intelligence‚ÄĒTheories and Applications (pp. 185‚Äď198). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-04198-3_10
  • Fiedler, K., Ermark, F., & Salmen, K. (2021). Metakognitive Kurzsichtigkeit ‚Äď Hindernis f√ľr intelligentes Verhalten und Vers√§umnis der Evolution? Heidelberger Jahrb√ľcher Online, 6, 255‚Äď275. https://doi.org/10.17885/heiup.hdjbo.2021.1.24388