Univ.-Prof. Dr. Ingo Froböse

Prof Dr Ingo Froböse is the head of the Institute of Movement Therapy and Movement-oriented Prevention and Rehabilitation and Center for health and physical activity through sport and movement. Professor Froböse navigates the project. As a lateral thinker in science, he founded the eSports project and over the years he established himself as one of the leading researchers in eSports. One of his favorite games is the timeless classic “Pong”.

Research profile of Prof Dr Ingo Froböse

Dr. Christopher Grieben

Dr Christopher Grieben is the project leader of the eSports project. With his longtime research experience in eSports right from the beginning, he manages the higher-ranked strategy and communication. As an enthusiastic football fan, “FIFA” is one of his favorite games.

Research profile of Dr Christopher Grieben

Kevin Rudolf

Kevin Rudolf is staff member in the eSports-project and doctoral candidate at the German Sport University Cologne. His lines of action are the planning and evaluation of the eSport studies, the management of the university eSports-team, and the communication and press work. The experienced gamer counts “Demon´s Souls” and “Mario Kart” on the Super Nintendo (SNES) to his all-time favorite games.

Research profile of Kevin Rudolf

Chuck Tholl

Chuck Tholl is staff member in the eSports-project and graduation student in esports at the German Sport University Cologne. He functions as instructor for the eSports-performance test and also adapts classical therapy concepts for eSports. As a gamer from an early age, games such as “Tekken”, “Diablo 2” and “League of Legend” are among his favorite titles.

Research profile of Chuck Tholl

Konstantin Wechsler

Konstantin Wechsler is staff member in the eSports-project and doctoral candidate at the German Sport University Cologne. His main tasks include the management of eSports performance tests and the design of cognitive examinations for eSport-players. The "Counter-Strike" fan has been playing since version 1.6 and also counts the stratetic "Dota 2" among his favorite games.

Research profile of Konstantin Wechsler

Student assistans:

Marius Loewe is about to finish his bachelor thesis in the eSports sector and is team captain of the university league of legends team, Team ECO. As the team captain, he is the responsible contact person for his team members and cares about the organizational work. He especially supports the eSports-project with his special knowledge in eSports and workplace health promotion, as well as the press work and the questionnaire survey.

Markus Soffner is team captain of the university FIFA Team of Team ECO and works on his bachelor thesis in the eSports sector. The semi-professional player is the contact person for the whole FIFA Team and supports the project with his knowledge about the scene. His main areas of responsibility are the planning and execution of the objective measurements, as well as the content design for our homepage.

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