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Sonja Geiger Dr.

Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin

 

Tel.: +49 (0)641 99-39361
Justus-Liebig-Universität
Zeughaus, Raum 328
Senckenbergstraße 3
35390 Gießen
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Forschungsschwerpunkte

  • Psychologische Handlungsmodelle zur Erklärung und Förderung nachhaltigen Konsumverhaltens
  • Gesundheitliche Aspekte nachhaltiger Lebensstile: Achtsamkeit, Gesundheitsverhalten und Wohlbefinden
  • Subjektive Zeitwahrnehmung, Zeitwohlstand und nachhaltiges Verhalten
  • Messung latenter komplexer Konstrukte (z.B. nachhaltiges Verhalten, Umweltbewusstsein, Umweltwissen)
  • Partizipative Forschungsmethoden (z.B. Co-Design-Ansätze, Bürgerwissenschaftliche Datenerhebung)


Projekt

Ämter, Funktionen & Mitgliedschaften

  • Berufenes Mitglied der Klima-Task-Force der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Psychologie (DGPs)
  • Ordentliches Mitglied der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Psychologie (DGPs) Fachgruppe Umweltpsychologie
  • Fördermitglied der IPU Initiative PsychologInnen für den Umweltschutz


Lehrveranstaltungen

Bachelor:
BP 136  Verbraucherverhalten
BP 137  Interaktion Mensch und Umwelt

Master:
MP 172  Veränderung von Ernährungs- und Gesundheitsverhalten
MP 174  Gesunder Mensch - Gesunde Umwelt

Daten zur Vita

CV (Stand Februar 2021)


Herausgeberwerk

  • The Role of the Individual in the Great Transformation Toward Sustainability Research Topic in Frontiers of Psychology: Environmental Psychology Section.
    Full article collection: https://www.frontiersin.org/research-topics/13092/the-role-of-the-individual-in-the-great-transformation-toward-sustainability.
    Video-editorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pfi3zarRCfI

Ausgewählte Publikationen

2022

  • Wichmann, C. S., Fischer, D., Geiger, S. M., Honorato-Zimmer, D., Knickmeier, K., Kruse, K., ... & Thiel, M. (2022). Promoting pro-environmental behavior through citizen science? A case study with Chilean schoolchildren on marine plastic pollution. Marine Policy, 105035. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpol.2022.105035
  • Spangenberger, P., Geiger, S. M., & Freytag, S.-C. (2022). Becoming nature: effets of embodying a tree in immersive virtual reality on nature relatedness. Scientific Reports, 12(1). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-022-05184-0

2021

  • Geiger, S. M., Freudenstein, J.-P., Jorck, G. von, Gerold, S., & Schrader, U. (2021). Time wealth: Measurement, drivers and consequences. Current Research in Ecological and Social Psychology, 2, 100015. doi.org/10.1016/j.cresp.2021.100015
  • Schaupp, J., & Geiger, S.M. (2021). Mindfulness as a path to fostering time affluence and well-being. Applied Psychology: Health and Well-Being. Advance online publication. doi.org/10.1111/aphw.12298
  • Bamberg, S.; Fischer, D. & Geiger, S.M. (2021). Editorial: The Role of the Individual in the Great Transformation Toward Sustainability. Frontiers in Psychology: Environmental Psychology. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2021.710897
  • Frick, V; Gossen, M; Santarius, T, & Geiger, S.M. (2021). When your shop says #lessismore. A field and laboratory intervention on online communication for clothing sufficiency. Journal of Environmental Psychology. doi:10.1016/j.jenvp.2021.101595

2020

  • Geiger, S.M., Fischer, D., Grossman, P., Schrader U. (2020). Meditating for the planet. Effects of a mindfulness-based intervention on sustainable consumption behaviors. Environment and Behavior. 52 (9), 1012-1042, doi:10.1177/0013916519880897
  • Harrach, C; Geiger, S.M.; Schrader, U. (2020): Sustainability Empowerment in the Workplace: Determinants and Effects. Sustainability Management Forum. doi:10.1007/s00550-020-00505

2019

  • Geiger, S.M., Grossman, P., Schrader, U. (2019). Mindfulness and sustainability. Correlation or causation? Current Opinion in Psychology.  28:23–27 doi:10.1016/j.copsyc.2018.09.010
  • Geiger, S.M., Geiger, M., Wilhelm, O. (2019). Environment-Specific vs General Knowledge and their Role in Pro-Environmental Behavior. Frontiers in Psychology: Environmental Psychology. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2019.00718
  • Stanszus, L., Frank, P., Geiger, S.M. (2019). Healthy eating and sustainable nutrition through mindfulness. Mixed methods results of a controlled intervention study. Appetite. doi:0.1016/j.appet.2019.104325
  • Iran, S., Geiger, S. M., & Schrader, U. (2019). Collaborative fashion consumption – A cross-cultural study between Tehran and Berlin. Journal of Cleaner Production, 212, 313–323. doi:10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.11.163

2018

  • Geiger, S.M., Fischer, D., Schrader, U. (2018). Measuring what matters in sustainable consumption: an integrative framework for the selection of relevant behaviors. Sustainable Development, 26 (1), 18-33. doi:10.1002/sd.1688
  • Geiger, S.M., Otto, S., Schrader, U. (2018). Mindfully green and healthy, an indirect path to ecological conservation. Frontiers in Psychology: Environmental Psychology. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2017.02306
  • Böhme, T, Stanszus, L., Geiger, S.M., Schrader, U., Fischer, D. (2018). Mindfulness Training at School: A Way to Engage Adolescents with Sustainable Consumption? Sustainability, 10(10), 3557. doi:10.3390/su10103557

Earlier

  • Geiger, S.M., Keller, J. (2017). Shopping for clothes and the sensitivity for the suffering of others: The role of compassion and values in sustainable fashion consumption. Environment and Behavior, 50 (10), 1119-1144. doi:10.1177/0013916517732109
  • Fischer D, Böhme, T., Geiger, S.M. (2017) Measuring Young Consumers’ Sustainable Consumption Behavior: Development and Validation of the YCSCB Scale. Young Consumers, 18 (3), 312-326. doi:10.1108/YC-03-2017-00671
  • Geiger, S.M., Otto, S., Diaz Marin J. (2014). A short environmental knowledge scale for diagnostic use in Latin America. Psyecology, 5(1), 1-36. doi:10.1080/21711976.2014.881664