Georg Rieger

Core Areas

Physics Education Research, First-Year Physics, Distance Learning, Physics Labs.

Research Interests

Ph.D. Ruhr-Universität Bochum, MSc Physics Ruhr-Universität Bochum

As a member of the Carl Wieman Science Education Initiative, I focus on implementing evidence-based methods into my teaching. I actively engage in course- and lab reforms to make my courses learner- and learning centered and my teaching as efficient as possible. Over the past two years, I became increasingly interested in a ‘blended’ approach to teaching courses and in distance education. By training, I am an experimental physicist with a background in optical spectroscopy and photonics.