Dr. Dandan Pang


Dr. Dandan Pang Dozentin Tenure Track

  • Présence Lundi
  • Adresse Berner Fachhochschule
    Institut New Work
    Brückenstrasse 73
    3005 Bern


  • Positive workplace/organization

  • Mindfulness and mindfulness-based interventions

  • Character strengths and strengths-based interventions

  • Future of Work

Parcours professionnel

  • 04.2022 – present Lecturer (tenure-track) Institute New Work, Bern University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland
  • 02.2019 – present Postdoctoral Researcher Department of Work and Organizational Psychology, University of Bern, Switzerland
  • 02.2016 – present Guest Lecturer of Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) in Positive Psychology University of Zurich, Switzerland
  • 09.2021 – 11.2021 Visiting Researcher Positive Psychology Center, World Well-Being Project, University of Pennsylvania, the United States
  • 09.2020 – 07.2021 Guest Lecturer for Institute of Applied Psychology Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland
  • 01.2019 – 02.2019 Visiting Researcher Center of Excellence for Positive Organizational Psychology, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 11.2014 – 01.2019 Doctoral Researcher Section Personality and Assessment, University of Zurich, Switzerland
  • 2015-2018 Ph.D. in Psychology University of Zurich, Switzerland
  • 2011-2014 M.S. in Psychology University of Zurich, Switzerland
  • 2007-2011 B.S. in Applied Psychology Sun Yat-sen University, China



  • Hirschi, A. & Pang, D. (2020). Career development of older workers and retirees. In S. D. Brown & R. W. Lent (Eds.), Career development and counseling: Putting theory and research to work (3rd ed., pp. 437-469). New York, NY: Wiley.

  • Pang, D., Li, G., Qian, H., Luo, L., Qiu, P., Yang, W., & Lei, H. (2009). 对在免费义务教育政策颁布后进城务工就业农民随迁子女的教育现状探究及思索 [Investigations and reflections on the current educational condition of the children of migrant peasant-workers in the city after the free compulsory education policy was promulgated]. In S. Huang (Ed.), Hongyi archives (pp. 525-548). Guangzhou, China: Sun Yat-sen University.

  • Pang, D. (2021/2019, June). Positive Psychology in Career Development. Invited workshop at the Further Education Program for the Swiss Service Center for Vocational Education and Training «Schweizerisches Dienstleistungszentrum Berufsbildung», Bern, Switzerland, June 4, 2019.

  • Pang, D. (2019, June). Mindfulness: An introduction. Invited workshop presented at the Summer School on Education at Zurich University of Teacher Education, Zurich, Switzerland, June 17-21, 2019.

  • Pang, D. (2018, November). The art of mindfulness: An introduction. Public panel discussion presented at the Psych-Alumni Fachveranstaltung, Zurich, Switzerland, November 3, 2018.

  • Pang, D. (2018, October). Mindfulness and positive psychology. Invited workshop presented at the Healthy Research Marketplace Promoting Wellbeing in Academia at UZH, Zurich, Switzerland, October 5, 2018.

  • Pang, D. (2017, September). Mindfulness and spirituality in an interreligious context. Invited workshop at the Further Education Day of monastery Fahr, Zurich, Switzerland, September 19, 2017.


Connaissances linguistiques et connaissances de pays

  • English - Full professional proficiency
  • German - Professional working proficiency
  • Chinese - Native or bilingual proficiency
  • China
  • Switzerland
  • United States of America
  • Netherlands