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On these pages the research group »Research on Teachers and Teacher Education« informs about current and finished research projects.



Handbook of Teacher Education (HaLe)

Together with colleagues, the research group is working on a new edition of the German ›Handbook of Teacher Education‹ that will be published in October 2020. Please contact us for further information.


Prof. Dr. Colin Cramer (TĂĽbingen)
Prof. Dr. Johannes König (Cologne)
Prof. Dr. Martin Rothland (MĂĽnster)
Prof. Dr. Sigrid Blömeke (Oslo)

Content and further information

The table of content is abailable here for download.

The handbook on the pages of Verlag Julius Klinkhardt is linked here.

The handbook on the pages of utb publishers is linked here.  

An announcement of the handbook can be found here

Open Access

All articles of the handbook can be downloaded here for free.



Dr. Colin Cramer is professor of research on teachers and teacher education with special emphasis on subject-matter teaching and learning. He is member of the ›Institute of Education‹ as well as of the ›Tuebingen School of Education‹. His research focusses on systematic and empirical research in the field of education. Special emphasis is placed on the teaching profession, teacher education, and educational leadership.


The aim of the research is to make systematic and basic theoretical as well as empirical contributions to questions of education. Research on teachers and teacher education as a focal point has the aim to understand who teachers and school leaders are, under which circumstances they work and how they can be prepared for their tasks appropriately in initial teacher education as well as in further professional development.


Research Gate

Google Scholar

Profile at the University of Tuebingen

TĂĽbingen School of Education

Institut of Education

Section for School Education



Research – Relevance – Responsibility. Exzellenz in der Lehrerbildung – Etablierung innovativer Strukturen an der Tübingen School of Education (TüSE) wird im Rahmen der gemeinsamen Qualitätsoffensive Lehrerbildung von Bund und Ländern aus Mitteln des Bundesministeriums für Bildung und Forschung gefördert.

Get in Touch

+49 (0)7071 29-75523
(Gabriela Knuth, Secretary)
+49 (0)7071 29-72729
(Prof. Cramer)


Prof. Dr. Colin Cramer
University of Tuebingen
Tuebingen School of Education
Wilhelmstrasse 31 | Room 204
72074 Tuebingen

Office Hours:
Wednesday 14.15 to 15.45
(Registration via Email required)