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Opitz, Ansgar

Dr. Ansgar Opitz, Dipl. Psych.


Room 1112
Leopoldstr. 13
D-80802 Munich

Phone: +49-(0)89-2180-72574

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Curriculum Vitae

  • Year of Birth: 1987


  • Diploma in Psychology (2013) – Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich
  • Doctorate (2017) – Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich

    Topic of dissertation: Advancing the Assessment of Scientific Reasoning Skills: A Review of Tests and a Detailed Analysis of a Common Test Dissertation

Research Topics

  • Diagnostic reasoning
  • Measuring scientifical thinking
  • Test development and evaluation


  • Allgaier, A., Krick, K., Opitz, A., Saravo, B., Romanos, M., & Schulte-Körne, G. (2014). Improving early detection of childhood depression in mental health care: The Children׳s Depression Screener (ChilD-S). Psychiatry Research, 217(3), 248-252
  • Opitz, A., Heene, M., & Fischer, F. (2017). Measuring scientific reasoning - a review of test instruments. Educational Research and Evaluation, 23(3-4), 78-101. doi:10.1080/13803611.2017.1338586