Jobs

  • 1980 to 1984 Research Assistant at Department of Psychology, Trier University
  • 1984 to 1991 Research Assistant at Department of Psychology, Bonn University
  • 1991 to 1994 Assistant Professor at Department of Psychology, Bonn University
  • 1994 to 1995 Substitute Chair of Cognitive Psychology and Methods of Psychology at Department of Psychology, Greifswald University
  • 1995 to 1997 Assistant Professor at Psychologisches Institut, Bonn University
  • from 1997 until 2019 Chair for Cognitive and Theoretical Psychology at Psychologisches Institut, Heidelberg University
  • 2001 Rejection of a call to the Chair for Cognitive Psychology, Technical University Dresden
  • visiting professorships: Fribourg University, Switzerland (repeatedly); Melbourne University, Australia (Spring 2006); Nanjing University, China (Summer 2011); University of Szeged, Hungary (Spring 2014)
  • 2019 retired

Self-administration Joachim Funke

from 2011 – 2015 Member of the Extended Collaborative Problem Solving Group for PISA 2015

from 2010 – 2014 and 2014-2017 Speaker of the Academic Senate of the University of Heidelberg

from 2010 – 2013 Member of the Board of Trustees of the „Center for Psychological Information and Documentation“ (ZPID)

from 2013 – 2017 Member of the Board of Directors of the „Center for Psychological Information and Documentation“ (ZPID)

from 2009 to 2014 member (since 10/2010: Chairman) of the International PISA Problem Solving Expert Group

2007 – 2011 and 2011 – 2015 Member of the Board of Directors of the „Gesellschaft der Freunde Universität Heidelberg e.V.

2007 – 2011 and 2011 – 2015 Member of the Board of the „Stiftung Universität

2005 – 2008 Managing Editor of the „Psychologische Rundschau

Since 2002 member of the advisory board of the „Zeitschrift für Psychologie

Since 01/2000 Member of the Advisory Board of „Addiction Therapy

From 1999 to 2004 member of the national PISA expert group Problem solving

Since 1999 founding member and chairman of the Alumni Psychologici

From 1997 to 2006 Member of the IuK Commission of the DGPs

From 01/2000 to 4/2000 Co-publisher of „Language & Cognition

From 1999 to 2003 member of the board of the Heidelberg Institute for Addiction Research, Therapy and Counseling (HIST)

From 10/1998 to 09/2006 Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board of the „Center for Psychological Information and Documentation“ (ZPID)

From 1998 to 2001 member of the expert group „Problem Solving“ of the OECD study „INES Network A

From 1992 to 2004 member of the scientific advisory board of „Report Psychology

Review activities

Reviews for the editors of the following international journals: Aging; British Journal of Psychology; Cognition; Cognition & Emotion; Cognitive Science; Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience; European Journal of Cognitive Psychology; Experimental Psychology; International Journal of Dream Research; International Journal of Selection and Assessment; Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology; Journal of Problem Solving; Learning & Instruction; NeuroPsychoEconomics; Psychological Research; Psychopathology; Swiss Journal for Psychology.

Review for the editors of the following national journals: Psychologische Beiträge; Psychologische Rundschau; Report Psychologie; Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Psychologie; Sprache & Kognition; Zeitschrift für Arbeits- und Organisationspsychologie; Zeitschrift für Experimentelle Psychologie; Zeitschrift für Experimentelle und Angewandte Psychologie; Zeitschrift für Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie; Zeitschrift für Neuropsychologie; Zeitschrift für Pädagogische Psychologie; Zeitschrift für Psychologie; Zeitschrift für Sozialpsychologie.

Expert opinions for various book publishers on submitted book manuscripts or book exposes: Asanger, Heidelberg; Cambridge University Press, New York; Hogrefe, Göttingen; Holos, Bonn; Pabst-Verlag, Lengerich; Psychologie Verlags Union, Weinheim; Springer, Heidelberg; Verlag C. H. Beck, Munich.

Consultations and scientific expertise for the following organizations: Working Group for Tropical and Subtropical Agricultural Research; German Research Foundation; ESPRIT Program of the Commission of the European Community; Hans Löwel Foundation (University of Bamberg); Baden-Württemberg Foundation; Leibniz Society; Swiss National Science Foundation; German National Academic Foundation.

Self-administration in the Department of Psychology

from 04/2006 to 09/2010 deputy managing director of the Psychology Department Heidelberg

since 1997 Co-organization of the Expraktikum Congresses

From 10/2003 to 03/2006 Managing Director of the Psychology Department Heidelberg

From 08/2004 to 03/2005 acting managing director of the Institute for Ethnology

From 10/1999 to 09/2001 Deputy Managing Director of the Psychology Department Heidelberg

From 10/1997 to 09/1999 Managing Director of the Psychology Department Heidelberg

From 1985 to 1997 co-organization of the Psychological Colloquium at the Bonn Institute of Psychology

From 1985 to 1995 co-editor of the „Reports from the Bonn Psychological Institute“

From 04/1995 to 03/1997 member of the board of directors of the Bonn Institute of Psychology

From 11/1995 to 03/1197 speaker of the Bonn University webmasters

From 02/1995 to 03/1997 setup and organization of the Bonn Psychology Department web server

Participation in committees of the faculty

from 2012 to 2016 Member of the Ethics Committee

from 02/2010 to 01/2013 Selection Committee Master Psychology (Chair)

from 08/2007 to 07/2010 Selection Committee Bachelor Psychology (Chair)

from 10/2005 to 03/2010 State Graduate Promotion Committee (Chair)