Dr. rer. nat. Daniela Knuth, Dipl.-Psych.

Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin

Telefon: +49 30 809 2332-19

E-Mail: daniela.knuth@akkon-hochschule.de

Bereich: Forschung

Vita

  • Seit 05/2017: Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin an der Akkon-Hochschule für Humanwissenschaften, Bereich Forschung, Berlin
  • 2009 – 2017: Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin am Lehrstuhl Gesundheit und Prävention, Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-Universität, Greifswald.
  • 10/2014: Abschluss der Promotion zu Dr. rer. nat. an der Ernst-Moritz-Arndt Universität Greifswald; Institut für Psychologie. Titel der Promotion: Notfallerfahrung und Notfallwissen – die Zusammenhänge mit Risikowahrnehmung und Disstress bei Notfällen und Katastrophen.
  • 2009 - 2012: Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin und Projektmanagement im Projekt ´BeSeCu´ (Behaviour, Security and Culture; Human behaviour in crisis situations: A cross-cultural investigation in order to tailor security-related communication), gefördert im 7. Forschungsrahmenprogramm (FRP) der Europäischen Kommission.
  • 2004 - 2009: Studium der Psychologie an der Humboldt Universität zu Berlin; Abschluss: Diplom (Diplomarbeit: Langzeitfolgen von starkem Cannabiskonsum - Eine neurophysiologische Untersuchung).

Forschungsthemen

  • Die Interaktion von Risikowahrnehmung, Notfallwissen, Erfahrung und Notfallvorsorge
  • Integration von sozialen Medien im Notfallmanagement
  • Motivation zur Notfallvorsorge
  • Menschliches Verhalten in Notfällen und Katastrophen

Forschungsprojekte

  • 2014 - 2017: Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin im Projekt ´SOTERIA´ (Online and Mobile Communications for Emergencies), gefördert im 7. Forschungsrahmenprogramm (FRP) der Europäischen Kommission.
  • 2016 - 2017: Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin im Projekt ´SNOWBALL´ (Lower the impact of aggravating factors in crisis situations thanks to adaptative foresight and decision-support tools), gefördert im 7. Forschungsrahmenprogramm (FRP) der Europäischen Kommission.
  • 2013 - 2016: Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin im Projekt  ´ReHiKu´ (Rettung, Hilfe und Kultur; Interkulturelle Kompetenz im Bevölkerungsschutz), gefördert durch das Bundesamt für Bevölkerungsschutz und Katastrophenhilfe (BBK).
  • 2014 - 2015: Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin im Projekt ´ISAR+´ (Online and Mobile Communications for Crisis response and Search and Rescue), gefördert im 7. Forschungsrahmenprogramm (FRP) der Europäischen Kommission.
  • 2012 - 2014: Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin im Projekt ´CATO´ (CBRN crisis management: Architecture, Technologies and Operational procedures‘), gefördert im 7. Forschungsrahmenprogramm (FRP) der Europäischen Kommission.

 

Reviewertätigkeit

 

  • International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction
  • Risk Analysis
  • International Journal of Emergency Mental Health
  • Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism
  • Journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management
  • Sustainability
 

Publikationen und Wissenschaftliche Beiträge (Peer-Reviewed)

  • Knuth, D., Schulz, S., Kietzmann, D., Stumpf, K., Schmidt, S. (in press).  Better safe than sorry - Emergency knowledge and preparedness in the German population. Fire Safety Journal.
  • Knuth, D., Szymczak, H., Kuecuekbalaban, P. & Schmidt, S. (2017). Social Media in Emergencies. How Useful Can They Be?  International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Disaster Management (ICT-DM'2016)
  • Stumpf, K., Knuth, D., Kietzmann, D., & Schmidt, S. (2017). Adoption of Fire Prevention Measures - Predictors in a Representative German Sample. Safety Science, 94, 94-102. doi: 10.1016/j.ssci.2016.12.023  Link
  • Kietzmann, D., Knuth, D., Schmidt, S (2017). (Non-)Utilization of pre-hospital emergency care by migrants and non-migrants in Germany. International Journal of Public Health.62 (1), 95-102, Doi: 10.1007/s00038-016-0904-y. Link
  • Szymczak, H., Kücükbalaban, P., Lemanski, S., Knuth, D., & Schmidt, S. (2016). Trusting Facebook in Crisis Situations: The Role of General Use and General Trust Toward Facebook. Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 19(1):23-27. doi: 10.1089/cyber.2015.0450. Link
  • Hahm, S., Knuth, D., Kehl, D., & Schmidt, S. (2016). The impact of different natures of experience on risk perception regarding fire-related incidents: A comparison of firefighters and emergency survivors using cross-national data. Safety Science, 82, 274-282. doi: 10.1016/j.ssci.2015.09.032  Link
  • Kietzmann, D., Wiehn, S., Kehl, D., Knuth, D., & Schmidt, S. (2016). Migration background and overall satisfaction with pre-hospital emergency care. Applied Nursing Research, 29. doi: 10.1016/j.apnr.2015.05.009. Link
  • Glitsch, E. & Knuth, D. (2015). Key aspects of successful rehabilitation after repeated or serious driving offenses. Traffic Injury Prevention, 17(4), 336-345. doi:10.1080/15389588.2015.1082176 Link
  • Knuth, D., Kehl, D., Hulse, L., Spangenberg, L., Brähler, E. & Schmidt, S. (2015) Risk perception and emergency experience: Comparing a representative German sample with German emergency survivors. Journal of Risk Research, 18(5), 581-601. doi: 10.1080/13669877.2014.910685. Link
  • Kietzmann, D., Kallies, K., Hannig, C., Kehl, D., Knuth, D., & Schmidt, S. (2015). Ressourcen und Barrieren bei der Gewinnung von Personen mit Migrationshintergrund im Bereich der präklinischen Notfallforschung. [Access und Barriers to Recruiting Persons with Migration Background in the Field of Prehospital Emergency Care Research]. Gesundheitswesen (EFirst). doi: 10.1055/s-0034-1396889 Link
  • Kehl, D., Knuth, D., Hulse, L., & Schmidt, S. (2015). Predictors of postevent distress and growth among firefighters after work-related emergencies - A cross-national study. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, 7(3), 203-211. doi: 10.1037/a0037954. Link
  • Feuerherd, M., Knuth, D., Muehlan, H., & Schmidt, S. (2014). Differential item functioning (DIF) analyses of the Impact of Event Scale-Revised (IES-R): Results from a large European study on people with disaster experiences. Traumatology, 20(4), 313-320. doi: 10.1037/h0099858. Link
  • Knuth, D., Kehl, D., Hulse, L., & Schmidt, S. (2014). Risk perception, experience and objective risk: A cross-national study with European emergency survivors. Risk Analysis. 34(7), 1286-1298. doi: 10.1111/risa.12157 Link
  • Knuth, D., Kehl, D., Galea, E., Hulse, L., Sans, J., Vallès, L., Roiha, M., Seidler, F., Diebe, E., Kecklund, L., Petterson, S., Wolanin, J., Beltowski, G., Preiss, M., Sotolárová, M., Holubová, M., Sofuoglu, T., Baskaya Sofuoglu, Z., Pietrantoni, L., Saccinto, E. & Schmidt, S. (2014). BeSeCu-S - a self-report instrument for emergency survivors. Journal of Risk Research, 17(5), 601-620. doi: 10.1080/13669877.2013.815649. Link
  • Kehl, D., Knuth, D., Hulse, L., & Schmidt, S. (2014). Posttraumatic reactions among firefighters after critical incidents - Cross-national data. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma, 23(8), 842-853. doi: 10.1080/10926771.2014.938143. Link
  • Kehl, D., Knuth, D., Holubová M., Hulse, L., & Schmidt, S. (2014). Relationships between firefighters' post-event distress and growth at different times after distressing incidents. Traumatology, 20(4), 253-261. doi: 10.1037/h0099832. Link
  • Kehl, D., Knuth, D., Galea, E., Hulse, L., Sans, J., Valles, L., et al. (2014). Advancing disaster relief: Development of a self-report questionnaire for firefighters. International Perspectives in Psychology: Research, Practice and Consultation. 3(3), 167-183. doi: 10.1037/a0036423. Link
  • Knuth, D., Kehl, D., Hulse, L., & Schmidt, S. (2013). Perievent distress during fires - The impact of perceived emergency knowledge. Journal of Environmental Psychology, 34, 10-17. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvp.2012.12.002. Link
  • Prati, P., Pietrantoni, L., Saccinto, E., Kehl, D., Knuth, D., & Schmidt, S. (2013). Risk perception of different emergency situations in a sample of European firefighters. WORK: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment, and Rehabilitation, 45, 87-96. doi:10.3233/WOR-121543. Link
 

Buchkapitel

  • Kuecuekbalaban, P., Knuth, D., Szymczak, H., Lemanski, S., Lück, A. & Schmidt, S. (2015) Citizens View on New Media in Crisis. In In S. Schmidt & D. Knuth (Eds.). iSAR+ New Media in Crisis Situations - Findings and Recommendations from the Human and Organisational Perspective (40-76). Lengerich: Papst Science Publishers.
  • Knuth, D. & Rhode, D. CBRN terorism – societal perspectives and attitudes (2015). In S. Schmidt & M. Vos (Eds.). Behavior and communication in CBRN Crisis. Findings and recommendations in case of chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear attacks on society (4-59). Lengerich: Papst Science Publishers.
  • Rhode, D., Knuth, D., Van het Erve, A. & Vergeer, F. Communication Guidelines. In S. Schmidt & M. Vos (Eds.). Behavior and communication in CBRN Crisis. Findings and recommendations in case of chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear attacks on society (61-105). Lengerich: Papst Science Publishers.
  • Schmidt, S., Knuth, D., Hannig, C. (2013). Die Psychologie im Bevölkerungsschutz – Grundlagen und aktuelle Forschungsthemen. In C. Unger, T. Mitschke, D. Freudenberg (Hrsg.). Krisenmanagement – Notfallplanung – Bevölkerungsschutz. Festschrift anlässlich 60 Jahre Ausbildung im Bevölkerungsschutz, dargebracht von Partnern, Freunden und Mitarbeitern des Bundesamtes für Bevölkerungsschutz und Katastrophenhilfe (341-352). Berlin: Duncker & Humblot.
  • Knuth, D., & BeSeCu-group. (2013). Results of the BeSeCu-S field study. In S. Schmidt & E. Galea (Eds.), Behaviour-Security-Culture. Human behaviour in emergencies and disasters: A cross-cultural investigation (pp. 88–100). Lengerich: Papst Science Publishers.
  • Knuth, D., & Kehl, D. (2013). Situational characteristics of survivor data. In S. Schmidt & E. Galea (Eds.), Behaviour-Security-Culture. Human behaviour in emergencies and disasters: A cross-cultural investigation (pp. 117–124). Lengerich: Papst Science Publishers.
  • Knuth, D., Kehl, D., & Schmidt, S. (2013). Development of field study instruments BeSeCu-S and BeSeCu-FR. In S. Schmidt & E. Galea (Eds.), Behaviour-Security-Culture. Human behaviour in emergencies and disasters: A cross-cultural investigation (pp. 60–69). Lengerich: Papst Science Publishers.
  • Knuth, D., Kehl, D., Stegemann, K., & Schmidt, S. (2013). Recruitment strategies across all centers. In S. Schmidt & E. Galea (Eds.), Behaviour-Security-Culture. Human behaviour in emergencies and disasters: A cross-cultural investigation (pp. 72–87). Lengerich: Papst Science Publishers.
  • Schmidt, S., Knuth, D. & Kehl, D. (2011). Human behavior in crisis situations: A field study of fire fighters and survivors across different types of disaster situations. In W. Jaskolowki & P. Kepka (ed.), Emergency evacuation of people from buildings (p. 309-316). BEL Studio, Warszawa.
  • Schmidt, S., Knuth, D. & Kehl, D. (2013). RESULTATS DE L’ESTUDI BESECU A ALEMANYA. In C. Cervera & Vallés, L. (ed.), EL COMPORTAMENT HUMÀ EN SITUACIONS DE CRISI. RESULTATS D’UN ESTUDI EUROPEU (p.77–86). Addenda, Barcelona.

Andere Publikationen

  • Schönefeld, S., Knuth, D., Lemanski, S., Hahm, S. & Schmidt, S. (2016) Kaskadierende Effekte in Katastrophen: Die Rolle des menschlichen Verhaltens. [Cascading effects in disasters: The role of human behavior.] Im Einsatz. 4/2016
  • Knuth, D., Kietzmann, D., Schmidt, S. (2016). Notfallvorsorge und Motivation zur Vorsorge in der Bevölkerung Deutschlands. [Emergency preparedness and motivation for preparedness in the population of Germany]. Crisis Prevention, 1/2016.
  • Hillert, R., Kücükbalaban, P., Lemanski, S., Knuth, D., & Schmidt, S. (2015). Soziale Medien in Krisen- und Katastrophensituationen: Ein Vergleich zwischen Deutschland, Norwegen und Frankreich [Social Media in Crisis and Disaster Situations: A Comparison between Germany, Norway, and France]. Bevölkerungsschutz, 4/2015, 35-39.
  • Knuth, D., Kietzmann, D., Hegele, K. & Schmidt, S. (2015). Notfallvorsorge und Motivation zur Vorsorge in der Bevölkerung Deutschlands. Ergebnisse einer repräsentativen Telefonbefragung. [Emergency preparedness and motivation for preparedness in the population of Germany. Results of a representative telephone survey.] Bevölkerungsschutz, 3/2015, 15-19.
  • Kietzmann, D., Knuth, D., Hegele, K. & Schmidt, S. (2015). Notfallwissen in der Bevölkerung Deutschlands. Ergebnisse einer repräsentativen Telefonbefragung. [Emergency knowledge in Germany. Results of a representative telephone survey.] Bevölkerungsschutz, 3/2015, 10-14.
 

Konferenzbeiträge

  • Vortrag: "Social Media in Emergencies. How Useful They Can Be." (12/2016) at the 3rd International Conference on Information and Communicational Technologies for Disaster Management, Vienna, Austria.
  • Vortrag: "Fire safety knowledge and preparedness in the German population." (11/2015) at the conference: Fire Related Research and Developments (RE15), Moreton-in-Marsh, United Kingdom.
  • Poster Präsentation: "Notfallvorsorge und Notfallwissen in der Bevölkerung Deutschlands - Eine repräsentative Befragung", [Emergency preparedness and emergency knowledge in the German population - a representative study.] (11/2015) at the Forum Katastrophenvorsorge: "Partizipation von allen!?", Berlin, Germany.
  • Vortrag: "Flood experience in Germany - the impact on risk perception, concern, and social media usefulness." (6/2015) at the 24th SRA-Europe Conference, Maastricht, Netherlands.
  • Vortrag: "Risk perception, experience and gender - An investigation of the accuracy hypothesis with respect to fires." (6/2015) at the 24th SRA-Europe Conference, Maastricht, Netherlands.
  • Vortrag: "The accuracy hypothesis of risk perception - the impact of experience and gender." (4/2015) at the Mid-term conference of RN22, Sociology of Risk and Uncertainty: Risk, Uncertainty and Transition, Stuttgart, Germany.
  • Vortrag: "Communication and information needs in CBRNe terrorist events" (10/2013) at the 3rd International Conference on Crisis Communication in the 21st Century Crossing Boundaries in Crisis Communication, Erfurt, Germany.
  • Poster Präsentation: "The effects of a biography-based intervention on quality of life and depression in late life" (10/2013) at the ISOQOL 20th Annual Conference Energizing the Science of Quality of Life Research: Where Have We Been and Where Can We Go?, Miami, USA.
  • Poster Präsentation: "Risk perception of European emergency survivors" (10/2012) at the 7th DFG-NSF Research Conference Reckoning with the Risk of Catastrophe, Washington DC, USA.
  • Vortrag: "First results of the field study" (09/2011) at Pre-Symposium of the Security Research Conference 2011, 19-21 September, Warsaw, Poland.
  • Vortrag: "Research about civil protection and disaster management in Europe: The Project BeSeCu (Behaviour, Security and Culture)" (09/2010) at the 6th European Congress on Civil Protection and Disaster Management, Bonn, Germany