M.Sc. Niklas Obergassel


PhD Student

Psychology of Education
Institute for Educational Science
Ruhr University Bo­chum
Uni­ver­si­täts­stra­ße 150
D - 44801 Bo­chum
GA 2/37
Phone: +49 234 32 - 21743

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Consultation Hours

by appointment by e-mail


The detailed CV (PDF) can be found here.

Academic Degrees

  • Master of Science in Psychology, University of Bielefeld (March 2021)
  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology, University of Bielefeld (October 2018)
  • Abitur, Städtisches Gymnasium Delbrück (July 2015)


  • Generative Learning
  • Retrieval Practice
  • Example-based Learning

Research Gate
Google Scholar

ORC-ID: 0000-0002-2311-820X


  • Roelle, J., Endres, T., Abel, R., Obergassel, N., Nückles, M., & Renkl, A. (2023). Happy together? On the relationship between research on retrieval practice and generative learning using the case of follow-up learning tasks. Educational Psychology Review35(4), Article 102.
  • Roelle, J., Froese*, L., Krebs*, R., Obergassel*, N., & Waldeyer*, J. (2022). Sequence matters! Retrieval practice before generative learning is more effective than the reverse order. Learning and Instruction80, Article 101634.

  • Heitmann*, S., Obergassel*, N., Fries, S., Grund, A., Berthold, K., & Roelle, J. (2021). Adaptive practice quizzing in a university lecture: A pre-registered field experiment. Journal of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition10(4), 603-620.

     * authors contributed equally to the publication

M.A. Nadine Overkamp
Tel: 0234 / 32-27324
Room: GA 2/32

Opening Hours
Tuesday:     14:00-16:00 Uhr
Wednesday:  9:00-12:00 Uhr
and by appointment.