Benedikt Hösl 

Name: Benedikt Hösl, BSc MSc


Phone number: (+43) 0512 507 45832

Office location: room number 01-24 (1st floor) 

Tutorial hours: by arrangement

Address: Fürstenweg 176, 6020 Innsbruck

Department: Sport Science

ORCID ID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0120-0683

Research group: Sport and Exercise Psychology

About the person - Research interests - Teaching - Publications    

About the person:

Benedikt Hösl - born in 1994 in Germany - studied psychology at the University of Innsbruck. In the course of his studies, he wrote both his bachelor's and master's thesis in the field of sports psychology with focus on sport climbing. His interest in the interplay of psychology and sports brought him to the Institute of Sport Science at the University of Innsbruck, where he has been working as a University Assistant in the Sport and Exercise Psychology Research Group of Univ.-Prof. Dr. Martin Kopp since 2022. As part of his dissertation, he researches the psychological effects of physical activity and the role of expectations in clinical samples.

Research interests:

  • Short and long-term psychological effects of physical activity
  • Determinants of physical activity
  • Role of expectations in the context of physical activity


Teaching at the Institute for Sports Science in Innsbruck (ongoing):

  • UE Relaxation Techniques

Full publications: 


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