Dr. Charlotte Glaser

Dr. Charlotte Glaser


Focus of work

  • Child Safety
  • Usability of Child Safety Systems
  • Human Factors
  • Psychology of Traffic and Transportation
  • Driving Simulation

Career progression

  • 1978
    Born in Tübingen
  • 1989-1998
    Attendance of the Uhland-Gymnasium in Tübingen
  • 1998-2004
    Study of Psychology at the Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg i. Br. Topic of the thesis (diploma): "The Effect of Shared Knowledge on Problem-Solving in Dyads with Net-Based Communication?
  • 03/2001-06/2001
    Internship at IBM Germany GmbH at the Division of Learning Services/Management Development
  • 08/2001-09/2001
    Internship at GfK AG at the Division of Qualitative and Psychological Marketing Research
  • 04/2003-07/2003
    Tutor for the Practical Course in Experimental Psychology II at the Institute for Psychology at the Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg
  • 09/2003-10/2003
    Internship at DaimlerChrysler AG, Research and Technology, Division of Human-Machine-Interaction and Cognitive Ergonomics
  • 06/2004-09/2004
    Research Associate at the Institute for Psychology at the Eberhard-Karls-University Tübingen; cooperation in the project INVENT dealing with the validation and enhancement of a system for evaluating the effect of driver information and driver assistance systems on traffic safety
  • Since 10/2004
    Scholarship holder in the Ph. D. Program "prometei" of the "Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft" (German Research Foundation) at the Technische Universität Berlin


  • Methods of experimental psychology, design of experiments
  • Questionnaire design
  • Qualitative research (Focus groups, interviewing techniques)
  • Development and implementation of assessment centers
  • Organization of Workshops, Seminars etc.

Private activities

  • Dance, fencing
  • Art and history of film
  • Travelling
  • Reading
  • Meeting friends