Research at hsg
Strengthening research is of major importance for the successful implementation of the university's social mission.
With its study programs and research, hsg makes a contribution to solving health, social, technical, ecological and economic challenges and to securing and improving the health care of the country's population.
The strong link between research and teaching is an integral part of the degree programme at the University of Applied Sciences for Health.
This is why it is one of the university's declared aims to expand, strengthen, develop and promote the area of research. Within the framework of research sponsorship at hsg, cooperation with other universities, partners in practice and non-university research institutions is strategically being expanded both in Germany and abroad.
The topics are based on current and future health care needs, which can be addressed on a disciplinary as well as interdisciplinary basis. In addition, the university addresses questions relating to the process of academisation and professionalisation of the health-care professions of occupational therapy, midwifery, speech and language therapy, nursing and physiotherapy.
Dr. Ahmad Hosseinizadeh
Staff Unit Research Promotion
2nd floor, room 2405
Phone +49 234 77727-129
Fax +49 234 77727-229
The university governing body promotes the development of a clearly recognizable research profile at hsg.
The following research objectives play a leading role in this:
Contribution to better health care for the population
Acquisition of knowledge regarding health-related issues
Promotion of the academisation of the health professions
Further development of the scientific discipline
Contribution to the qualification of junior scientists / promotion of career paths
Promotion of interdisciplinary cooperation in the field of health care
Improving cooperation between the health care professions and the medical profession
National and international recognition of hsg
Cooperation of hsg with universities and institutions in national and international networks
Scientific cooperations and strategic partnerships are of great importance for the development of the university's profile and the advancement of the research field. Important strategic partners in the region and in the state of NRW include:
Ombudsperson in matters of good scientific practice
Members and affiliates of Hochschule für Gesundheit Bochum (hsg Bochum) can turn to the university ombudsperson if they have questions regarding good scientific practice or suspected scientific misconduct at hsg.
As a confidant, the ombudsperson advises members and affiliates of the university who provide information about suspected scientific misconduct and investigates the matter.
This process is based on the guidelines for ensuring good scientific practice and dealing with scientific misconduct at hsg (please refer to the guidelines of the Hochschule für Gesundheit Bochum for ensuring good scientific practice and dealing with scientific misconduct).
Ombudsperson and deputies
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Deiters
Professor für Gesundheitstechnologien
DoCH · Department of Community Health
3. Etage, Raum 3327
Phone +49 (0) 234 77727-704
Fax +49 (0) 234 77727-904
Prof. Dr. Sandra Bachmann
Professorin für Pflegerische Versorgung von Kindern, Jugendlichen und deren Familien
DPW · Department für Pflegewissenschaft
4. Etage, Raum 4409
Phone +49 234 77727-637
Fax +49 234 77727-837