Prof. Dr. Anita Hökelmann

Otto-von-Guericke University in Magdeburg


Academic Career

  • State exam for a Teaching Position in Elementary Schools (German, Mathematics and Sport) IFL Nordhausen.
  • Diploma in Sport Science Sport University, Leipzig
  • Doctorate in Pedagogy (PhD) Pedagogical College, Magdeburg
  • Doctoral Dissertation Sport University, Leipzig

She has more than 35 years’ of experience. She started her career in 1977 – 1979 Teacher of German, Mathematics and Sport at a primary and secondary school. Then from 1979 – 1993 worked as Assistant Professor in Department of Coaching/ Training Science Theory and Practice of different Types of Sports (Technical-Compositional Sports) , Pedagogical College in Magdeburg. From 1993 – 1996 she worked as Associate Professor, Department: Movement Science/ Motor control and Motor learning and Department: Theory and Practice of different Types of Sports, Head of Technical – Compositional Sports, Otto-von-Guericke University, Magdeburg 1996 – 2015 Professor, Department of Movement Science at Department of Sport Science at Otto-von-Guericke University, Magdeburg Course director of international master study “Performance Analysis of Sport” Module leader: Motor control and motion analysis, Manager of DAAD projects.

  • German Association of Sport Science (DVS).
  • German Association of Dance Research.
  • International Society of Performance Analysis of Sport.
  • International Association of Sport and Health Science (INSHS).
  • International Council of Sport Science and Physical Education (ICSSPE)