Prof. Dr. Britta Renner

Professor

Psychological Assessment and Health Psychology
Department of Psychology
University of Konstanz
P.O. Box 47
D-78457 Konstanz

Office: G524
Office hours: upon arrangement
Tel.: +49 (0) 7531 88 4679
Fax: +49 (0) 7531 88 5226
Email: britta.renner [at] uni-konstanz.de

Research interests

see Research

Professional experience

2007 - present Professor of Psychological Assessment & Health Psychology (W3)
Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz
2004 - 2007 Professor of Psychology
Jacobs Center for Lifelong Learning & Institutional Development, Jacobs University Bremen
2000 - 2004 Assistant Professor (C1), Personality Psychology & Psychological Assessment
Department of Psychology, University of Greifswald
1999 - 2000 Research Scientist & Lecturer, Personality Psychology & Psychological Assessment
Department of Psychology, University of Greifswald
1997 - 1999 Research Scientist & Lecturer, Department of Educational Psychology & Health Psychology
Department of Psychology, Free University of Berlin
1993 - 1996 Doctoral Student, Department of Educational Psychology & Health Psychology
Department of Psychology, Free University of Berlin

Education

2004 Habilitation in Psychology
University of Greifswald
2000 Ph.D. in psychology (Dr. phil.)
Free University of Berlin
1993 Diploma in psychology (Dipl.-Psych.)
Free University of Berlin

Editorial and Peer-Reviewing Activities

Member of the editorial board of Zeitschrift für Gesundheitspsychologie (executive editor 2012-2014)

Member of the editorial board of Health Psychology and Behavioral Medicine: an Open Access Journal

Member of the editorial board of Health Psychology Review; Journal of Applied Psychology: Health and Well-Being

Ad hoc reviewer for Anxiety, Stress, and Coping; Basic and Applied Social Psychology; British Journal of Health Psychology; British Journal of Nutrition; Cognition & Emotion; Diagnostica; Enviroment & Behavior; European Journal of Personality; European Journal of Psychological Assessment; European Journal of Social Psychology; Experimental Psychology; Familial Cancer; Health Education Research; Health Psychology; Health Psychology Review; Health, Risk & Society; International Journal of Behavioural Medicine; Journal of Applied Psychology; Journal of Applied Social Psychology; Journal of Individual Differences; Journal of Positive Psychology; Journal of Public Health; Memory; Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin; Positive Psychology; Public Health Nutrition; Psychologische Rundschau; Psychology & Health; Psychology, Health & Medicine; Risk Analysis; Social Cognition; Social & Preventive Medicine; Social Science & Medicine; Vaccine; Zeitschrift für Gesundheitspsychologie; Zeitschrift für Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie; Zeitschrift für Pädagogische Psychologie; Zeitschrift für Psychologie

Grant reviewer for DAAD, DFG, Humboldt Foundation, EU, Economic and Social Research Council (UK), The Leverhulme Trust (UK), Ministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kunst, Baden-Württemberg, Netherlands Organisation of Health, Research and Development (ZonMw), Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes, Schweizer Nationalfonds (Switzerland)

Membership in Professional Organizations

Current Teaching Activities

SS 2017  
SS 2017  
SS 2017  

Past Teaching Activities

WS 2016/17 Grundlagen psychologischer Diagnostik
WS 2016/17 Überblick über psychologische Anwendungsfächer
WS 2016/17 Krisen- und Risikokommunikation

Publications

2019
Paper

Giese, H., Stok, F.M., & Renner, B. (2019). Perceiving College Peers' Alcohol Consumption: Temporal Patterns and Individual Differences in Overestimation. Psychology & Health, 34, 147-161. doi: 10.1080/08870446.2018.1514118

2019
Paper

Klusmann, V., Sproesser, G., Wolff, J., & Renner, B. (2019). Positive self-perceptions of aging promote healthy eating behavior across the lifespan via social-cognitive processes. Journals of Gerontology: Series B, Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 74, 735―744. doi:10.1093/geronb/gbx139

2019
Paper

König, L. M. & Renner, B. (2019). Boosting healthy food choices by meal colour variety: Results from two experiments and a just-in-time Ecological Momentary Intervention. BMC Public Health, 19, 975. doi: 10.1186/s12889-019-7306-z

2019
Paper

Martínez J., Weingarten P., Balmann A., Birner R., Christen O., Gauly M., Grethe H., Latacz-Lohmann U., Nieberg H., Pischetsrieder M., Renner B., Schmid JC., Spiller A., Taube F., & Voget-Kleschin L. (2019). Möglichkeiten, Ansatzpunkte und Grenzen einer Verwaltungsvereinfachung der Gemeinsamen Agrarpolitik der EU. Berichte über Landwirtschaft. Sonderheft 226, 2019. doi: 10.12767/buel.v97i2.246.g421

2019
Paper

Rempe, H., Sproesser, G., Gingrich, A., Spiegel, A., Skurk, T., Brandl, B., Hauner, H., Renner, B., Volkert, D., Sieber, C. C., Freiberger, E., & Kiesswetter, E. (2019). Measuring eating motives in older adults with and without functional impairments with The Eating Motivation Survey (TEMS). Appetite. Advanced online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.appet.2019.01.024.

2019
Paper
Schmälzle, R., Hartung, F. M., Barth, A., Imhof, M. A., Kenter, A., Renner, B., & Schupp, H. T. (2019). Visual cues that predict intuitive risk perception in the case of HIV. PloS one, 14(2), e0211770. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0211770
2019
Paper
Schmälzle, R., Imhof, M. A., Kenter, A., Renner, B., & Schupp, H. T. (2019). Impressions of HIV risk online: Brain potentials while viewing online dating profiles. Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience, 1-15. doi: 10.3758/s13415-019-00731-1
2018
Paper

Debbeler, L. J. Gamp, M., Blumenschein, M., Keim, D. A., & Renner, B. (2018). Polarized but illusory beliefs about tap and bottled water: A product- and consumer-oriented survey and blind tasting experiment. Science of the Total Environment, 643, 1400-1410. Advance online publication. doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.06.190

2018
Paper

Gamp, M., Schupp, H. T., & Renner, B. (2018). Risk perceptions after receiving multiple risk feedback. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 1-14.

2018
Other

König, L. & Renner, B. (2018). Junge Forschung: Iss bunt = Iss gesund. Ernährungsumschau, 9(65), M480.

2018
Paper

König, L. M., & Renner, B. (2018). Colourful = healthy? Exploring meal colour variety and its relation to food consumption. Food Quality and Preference 64, 66-71. doi: 10.1016/j.foodqual.2017.10.011

2018
Paper

König, L. M., Sproesser, G., Schupp, H. T., & Renner, B. (2018). Describing the process of adopting nutrition and fitness apps: Behavior stage model approach . JMIR mHealth & uHealth , 6(3), e55. doi: 10.2196/mhealth.8261

2018
Conference Paper
Blumenschein, M., Behrisch, M., Schmid, S., Butscher, S., Wahl, D. R., Villinger, K., Renner, B.R., Reiterer, H., & Keim, D. A. (2018). SMARTexplore: Simplifying High-Dimensional Data Analysis through a Table-Based Visual Analytics Approach. IEEE Conference on Visual Analytics Science and Technology (VAST)
2018
Paper
Sproesser G., Ruby M.B., Arbit N., Rozin P., Schupp H. T., Renner B. (2018). The Eating Motivation Survey: results from the USA, India and Germany. Public Health Nutrition, 21, 515-525. doi:10.1017/S1368980017002798
2018
Paper

Sproesser, G., Imada, S., Furumitsu, I., Rozin, P., Ruby, M., Arbit, N., Fischler, C., Schupp, H.T., & Renner, B. (2018). What constitutes traditional and modern eating? The case of Japan. Nutrients, 10, 118. doi:10.3390/nu10020118

2018
Paper

Stok, F. M., Junghans, A., de Ridder, D. T. D., Renner, B., & Evers, C. (2018). How Highlighted Utensils Influence Consumption in a Dark Setting. Psychology & Health, 33, 1302-1314. doi: 10.1080/08870446.2018.1494832

2018
Paper
Stok, F. M., Mollen, S., Verkooijen, K. T., & Renner, B. (2018). Editorial: Unravelling social norm effects: How and when social norms affect eating behavior. Frontiers in Psychology, 9, 738. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2018.00738
2018
Review

Stok, F. M., Renner, B., Clarys, P., Lien, N. Lakerveld, J. & Deliens, T. (2018). Understanding eating behavior change during the transition from adolescence to young adulthood: A literature review. Nutrients, 10(6), 667. doi: 10.3390/nu10060667

2018
Paper
Stok, M., Renner, B., Allan, J., Boeing, H., Ensenauer, R., Issanchou, S., Kiesswetter, E., Lien, N., Mazzocchi, M., Monsivais, P., Stelmach-Mardas, M., Volkert, D., & Hoffmann, S. (2018). Dietary behavior: An interdisciplinary conceptual analysis and taxonomy. Frontiers in Psychology, 9, 1689. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2018.01689
2017
Book chapter

Renner, B., Gamp, M., & Thaler, S. (2017). Kommunikation und Bildungsmaßnahmen. In Risikomanagement von neuen Schadstoffen und Krankheitserregern im Wassekreislauf: Praxishandbuch. Frankfurt a. M.: Dechema.

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