Subdivision Social Pedagogy/ Education and Soial Work

The subdivision of social pedagogy represents the interests of its about 600 members, who understand social pedagogy as a specific form of knowledge and practice, which is related to political, societal, cultural and organizational structuring. It is committed to support colleagues at German universities of all kinds who offer degree programs in social pedagogy, and cooperates with professional organizations and unions of social pedagogues actively involved in the field to strengthen social pedagogy as an academic and professional perspective.


Prof. Dr. Margareta Dörr
Katholische Hochschule Mainz
Saarstraße 3
55122 Mainz

Dr. Barbara Lochner
Universität Kassel
Fachbereich 01
Institut für Sozialwesen
Arnold-Bode-Str. 10
34127 Kassel

Prof. Dr. Martina Richter
Universität Duisburg-Essen
Fakultät für Bildungswissenschaften
Institut für Pädagogik
Berliner Platz 6-8
45127 Essen

Prof. Dr. Kim-Patrick Sabla
Universität Vechta
Institut für Soziale Arbeit
Driver Str. 22
49377 Vechta

Prof. Dr. Philipp Sandermann
Universität Lüneburg
Institut für Sozialarbeit und Sozialpädagogik
Scharnhorststr. 1, C1.318
21335 Lüneburg