Professor (FH) Dr Silvia Gubi-Kelm

Prof. Dr. Silvia Gubi-Kelm

Professor (FH) Dr Silvia Gubi-Kelm
Professor ad interim for Forensic Psycholgoy and Psychological Diagnostics
Expert Psychologist for Forensic Psychology BDP/DGPs

Am Kaiserkai 1
20457 Hamburg

Fon: 040.36 12 26 49360
Fax: 040.36 12 26 430
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Professor Silvia Gubi-Kelm studied psychology at the Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel with a focus on clinical and pedagogical psychology and a research-oriented specialization of forensic psychology. She graduated in 2007 with a Diploma in Psychology and completed her doctoral studies in »Forensic Psychology, Psychological Diagnostics and Personality Psychology« with Professor Günter Köhnken on the topic »Aussagebeeinflussung«. In 2013 she accepted the professorship of Forensic Psychology and Psychological Diagnostics at MSH. Prof. Dr. Gubi-Kelm is a specialist psychologist for forensic psychology BDP / DGPs and since 2007 has worked as an expert in criminal proceedings.

Non-university teaching activities

Professor Gubi-Kelm carries out regular training courses for judges, prosecutors, detective officers and tax inspectors.


The primary  research interest of Professor Gubi-Kelm focus on psychological and psychodiagnostic meaning, e.g. 

  • Assessment of the credibility of statements
  • Confirmatory hypothesis testing
  • Suggestions
  • Confession behavior


  • German