Global Talent Mentoring is developed at the University of Regensburg under the direction of Prof. Dr. Heidrun Stoeger. The University of Regensburg is a public research university located in the city of Regensburg, Bavaria, a medieval UNESCO World Heritage Site. The University of Regensburg is a modern full-fledged university with over 20,000 students and more than 300 professors. The team working on Global Talent Mentoring consists of nine full-time positions.
Prof. Dr. Heidrun Stoeger is full professor for educational sciences at the University of Regensburg (Germany). She holds the Chair for School Research, School Development, and Evaluation. She is vice president of the International Research Association for Talent Development and Excellence (IRATDE). She is also a member of the editorial board of the German journal Talent Development and served from 2007 to 2014 as editor in chief of the journal High Ability Studies. She has published more than 250 articles, chapters, and books on giftedness, self-regulated learning, motivation, fine motor skills, and teacher education. She is a member of several national and international scientific boards and expert commissions in the field of giftedness research and gifted education.