Dr. Benedikt Morschheuser
Dr. Benedikt Morschheuser is an associated, postdoctoral researcher at the Gamification Group. He holds a PhD on business informatics from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Institute of Information Systems and Marketing and also a Diploma in Business Engineering from Karlsruhe Institute of Technology.
Dr. Morschheuser’s research focuses on the use of gamification in collaborative environments, especially in crowdsourcing systems and online communities. He is the author of various scientific publications on the effects of gamification and the designs of gamified information systems which has been published in various international journals, such as the International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, the Journal Computers in Human Behavior or the Journal Information and Software Technology. In the last 5 years, he invented and designed several gamification approaches for the Robert Bosch GmbH and the Swiss finance industry and has been working as an associated researcher with research groups at the University of Mannheim, the University of St.Gallen and the Tampere University of Technology.
email: benedikt.morschheuser [a] kit.edu