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Mandy Scheermesser

  Mandy Scheermesser

Mandy Scheermesser
ZHAW School of Health Professions
Institute of Physiotherapy
Technikumstrasse 71
8400 Winterthur

+41 (0) 58 934 63 49

Personal profile

Position at the ZHAW

Research Associate, School of Health Professions, Institute of Physiotherapy

Expertise and research interests

interdependency of society, technology and health (e.g. quantified self, robotics, ehealth)
qualitative and quantitative research methods

Educational background

PhD-Project "The socio-technical reconstruction of the acceptability of a wearable"
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Sabine Maasen, Munich Center for Technology in Society (MCTS), Technical University of Munich

M.A. in Social Sciences at Humboldt University of Berlin

Professional milestones

Since 2008 Research Associate, School of Health Professions, Institute of Physiotherapy

2001-2008 Research Associate at Institute for Futures Studies and Technology Assessment, Berlin (IZT)

Membership of networks



Articles in scientific journal, peer-reviewed Books and monographs, peer-reviewed Conference contributions, peer-reviewed Other publications Oral conference contributions and abstracts Publications before appointment at the ZHAW

Orwat, Carsten; Rashid, Asarnusch; Wölk, Michaela; Scheermesser, Mandy; Kosow, Hannah; Holtmann, Carsten; Graefe, Andreas (2010). Adopting Pervasive Computing for Routine Use in Healthcare. IEEE Pervasive Computing, 9, 2. 64-71.

Scheermesser, Mandy; Kosow, Hannah; Rashid, Asarnusch; Holtmann, Carsten (2008). User acceptance of pervasive computing in healthcare: Main findings of two case studies. IEEE Xplore digital library 205-213.

Hahn, Tobias; Scheermesser, Mandy (2006). Approaches to Corporate Sustainability among German Companies. Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management, 13, 3. 150-165.