Sport Psychology Expert (temp 2 years) (m/f)



  • To address Psychology, Sport Psychology and Cognitive Science know how within the creation and evaluation of innovative sport products, concepts and processes. Enhance and build perception testing tools, guidelines and processes.
  • To act as a consultant for Future product development teams.


Key Accountabilities

  • To coordinate and manage internal or external science programs to enhance human science based knowledge and support Future and other Teams.
  • Works as an integral member of the Future Sport Science Team to deliver new innovative, commercially viable concepts and products.
  • Apply psychological techniques and knowledge based on Future project needs to the evaluation of disruptive product, process, and experience innovations and technology.
  • Provide psychology/human science support to innovation teams in Future and to Business Units.
  • Build perception testing guidelines and standards.
  • Communicates regularly to the Sen. Sport Science Director and to the Portland-based Future teams and provides test results and product performance assessments.



  1. PhD or Master’s degree in Sport Psychology, Psychology, Cognitive Science, or equivalent.
  2. At least 2 years’ industry relevant experience in one of these science fields.
  3. Fluent German and English language skills.



Location:  Herzogenaurach
Country:  Germany
Team:  Engineering
Brand:  adidas
Position Type:  Full time
Number:  157774