The RespectResearchGroup was founded in 2003 as a multidisciplinary research group and think tank. In our work, we investigate the essences and functions of different kinds of interpersonal respect in various domains, such as business, education, or society in general. Read here why ... more >>
May 6th, 2013 Distinguished: Julia Johannsen has been selected for the program 'X-Change for Competence' for young professionals from Germany and Israel. The program is set up by the German-Israeli Future Forum and the Bertelsmann Foundation. ...more >>
April 29th, 2013 Event: The RespectResearchGroup invites graduates, doctoral students, and post-docs to apply until July 12th for our 6th interdisciplinary colloquium, this time on the topic of "Responsibility". It will take place from the 31st of October to the 3rd of November 2013 in Hamburg and on Schloss Hasenwinkel in Northwestern Mecklenburg close to the Bibowsee. See the Call for Applications here [in German] ...pdf >>
April 19th, 2013 Jubilee: The RRG celebrates its 10th birthday! We cordially invite everyone who's interested to get to know us and learn more about our projects on May, 29th from 6 p.m. in the Hamburg University Guesthouse. In order to register please contact Christina Moelders, firstname.lastname@example.org by May 22nd.
April 19th, 2013 Presentation:Catharina Decker gives a presentation about "respectful behavior as key competence for medical care" at the interprofessional congress for care of Springer Medicine in Dresden.
March 21st, 2013 Echo:Dr. Tilman Eckloff discusses the importance of respect for satisfaction and happiness with the job and in private in the Apotheken Umschau. ...www >>
February 13th, 2012 Event (Colloquium): The RespectResearchGroup invites graduates, doctoral students, and post-docs to apply for our 5th interdisciplinary colloquium, this time on the topic of "Learning respect". It will take place from the 12th to the 15th of July in Hamburg and Gut Siggen near the Baltic
Sea. See the Call for Papers here [in German] ...pdf >>
February 6th, 2012 Event (PhD Defense):Matthias Graf successfully defended his PhD thesis on the influences of ideal values and counter-ideal values on the perceptions and behaviors of leaders and followers. Congratulations!
January 20th-21st, 2012 Congress in Utrecht: At the International Place Branding Conference in Utrecht, the Netherlands, Dr. Sebastian Zenker presented parts of his research about "respect and the city". ...www >>
January 1st, 2012 Wishes:The RespectResearchGroup wishes all website visitors a Happy New Year!
November 7th, 2011 Echo:Julia Johannsen of the RespectResearchGroup together with the group ExzellenzCampus of the ThinkTank „stiftung neue verantwortung” present their policy brief on the German Exzellenzinitiative at the final presentation at October, 28th in Berlin.
October 31th, 2011 movie, photo, and text on respect: Participants of the summer academy 2011 in Greifswald intensively worked on
respect on a broad multimedia base. You can find the final outcome here ...more >>
October 28th, 2011 Event (round-table discussion):Dr. Tilman Eckloff leads a round-table discussion of the 15th Alumni-dinner of the Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes.
October 20th, 2011 Echo (Radio):Dr Tilman Eckloff visits the radio show "Maybe, I don't know yet - on bindingness" on SWR2 ...mp3 >>
October 17th, 2011 Event (Presentation):Dr. Sebastian Zenker gives a talk about "Respect and the City - New Challenges for Place Marketing" for the Stiftung Weltweite Wissenschaft of the University of Hamburg.
September 26th-28th, 2011 Event (Symposium):Dr Tilman Eckloff gives a talk "on the 'good' handling of conflicts" on the interdisciplinary symposium "Dynamics of moral" at Dornhaus castle.
September 14th-16th, 2011 Conference in Linz:Dr. Tilman Eckloff is invited to talk at the 14th Conference of the DeGEval - Society for Evaluation.
September 1st, 2011 Conference proceedings: The conference proceedings of the interdisciplinary research colloquium hosted by the RespectResearchGroup in July are now available [in German] ...pdf >>
August 27th, 2011 Echo (Hamburger Abendblatt): The article cites research of the RespectResearchGroup that respect is the most important ingredient of employee motivation. ... www >>
August 26th, 2011 Echo (Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung): The FAZ prints and interview with Prof. Dr. Niels Van Quaquebeke in which he argues why it is important to consider counter-ideals next to ideals in corporate communication. ... www >>
July 21st-24th, 2011 Event (Colloquium): The RespectResearchGroup invites external graduates, doctoral students, and post-docs to apply for our fourth interdisciplinary colloquium. This time on the topic of "The communication of recognition". It will take place from the 21st to the 24th of July in Hamburg and Gut Siggen near the Baltic Sea. See the Call for papers here ... pdf >>
May 26th, 2011 Event (PhD Defense):Jan Borkowski has successfully defended his PhD thesis on Respectful Leadership. Congratulations!
May 10th-14th, 2011 Symposium in St. Gallen:Jan Borkowski and Matthias Graf have been selected as "Leaders of Tomorrow" for the knowledge pool of the 41st St. Gallen Symposium. ...www>>
May 10th-11th, 2011 Service (Presentation):Jan Borkowski was invited to give a presentation on respectful leadership for the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung at their all-staff meetings at St. Augustin and Berlin.