dr. J. Steinrücke (Johannes)

Assistant Professor

About Me

Johannes Steinrücke completed his BSc in Psychology at the University of Twente in 2015 and graduated from the Research Master Methodology and Statistics for the Behavioural, Biomedical and Social Sciences at Utrecht University in 2017.  During his master’s thesis project, he visitied a serious gaming company in the Silicon Valley as intern.  

In September 2017 he started his PhD project at the research group of Instructional Technology (IST), where he was working on assessment and instructional interventions in digital game based learning environments. He successfully defended his dissertation in September 2021.

After completing his PhD project, Johannes started working as a Lecturer at IST. In September 2022, he switched to the research group of Cognition, Data and Education (CoDE), where as of October 2022 he is working as Assistant Professor Data Science. In this role, he is facilitating the faculty's transition to R for research and teaching staff. 


Social Sciences
Decision Making
Management Decision
Arts & Humanities
Engineering & Materials Science
Decision Making



  • Educational measurement
  • Psychometrics
  • Applied Data Science
  • Automated assessment (formative & summative) in digital learning environments


Steinrücke, J., Mavromoustakos-Blom, P. , van Stegeren, J., Attema, Y., Bakkes, S. , de Groot, T., de Heer, J. , Heylen, D. , Hrynkiewicz, R. , de Jong, T. , Oortwijn, T., Spronck, P. , Theune, M. , & Veldkamp, B. (2021). Data2Game: Towards an Integrated Demonstrator. In T. Z. Ahram, & C. S. Falcão (Eds.), Advances in Usability, User Experience, Wearable and Assistive Technology - Proceedings of the AHFE 2021 Virtual Conferences on Usability and User Experience, Human Factors and Wearable Technologies, Human Factors in Virtual Environments and Game Design, and Human Factors and Assistive Technology, 2021 (pp. 239-247). (Lecture Notes in Networks and Systems; Vol. 275). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-80091-8_28

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University of Twente
Faculty of Behavioural, Management and Social Sciences
Cubicus (building no. 41), room B320
De Zul 10
7522NJ  Enschede
The Netherlands

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7500 AE Enschede
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