The project mascil (mathematics and science for life!) has received funding from the European Union Seventh Framework Programme under grant agreement n° 320693. It runs four years (2013-2016) and brings together 18 partners from 13 countries.

Mascil is coordinated at the University of Education Freiburg, Germany (


» Project coordinator: Prof. Dr. Katja Maaß (for contact please see

» Team of the coordinating institution

   Dr. Diana Wernisch, Project Manager, Deputy Coordinator

   Zofia Malachowska, M.A.

   Dr. Karen Reitz-Kocebovski

   Elena Schäfer, M.A.

   Anika Weihberger, M.A.


» Workpackages

   WP1: Management: University of Education Freiburg, led by Prof. Dr. Katja Maaß

   WP2: Educational systems and policy context:Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas, Greece, led by Dr. Kathy Kikis-Papadakis

   WP3: Classroom materials for inquiry-based science teaching in rich vocational contexts: Utrecht University, Netherlands, led by Dr. Michiel Doorman

   WP4: Teacher-training materials (pre- and in-service): University of Nottingham, Great Britain), led by Assoc. Prof. Geoff Wake

   WP5: E-learning materials for teacher training: University of Jaén, Spain, led by Assoc. Prof. Fco. Javier García García

   WP6: Professional marketing concept and materials: University of Education Freiburg, led by Prof. Dr. Katja Maaß

   WP7: Dissemination activities: EDEX-Educational Excellence Corporation Limited, Cyprus, led by Prof. Nicholas Mousoulides

   WP8: Implementation: National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece, led by Dr. Despina Potari

   WP9: Promoting European Teachers networks: Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Norway, led by Assoc. Prof. Ragnhild Lyngved Staberg

   WP10: Evaluation: University of Kiel, Germany, led by Dr. Katrin Engeln


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If you would like to know more about the mascil team in each partner country, please see


The national project websites are available under