Franz Classe

Research Assistent      


Lazarettstr. 67
80636 Munich

Tel.: +49 (0)89 21234-410
E-Mail: Classe (at)




Franz Classe started as a scientific research assistant in April 2020 in the project “Bavarian Graduate Studies” (BAS) at the Bavarian State Institute for Higher Education Research and Planning (IHF). He studied Psychology in Employment, Education and Society (M.Sc.) in Jena where he was engaged in the research area of multivariate statistics (Structural Equation Modeling and  Item-Response-Theory). He completed his bachelor’s degree at the International Psychoanalytic University in Berlin.


Current projects

Bavarian Graduate Studies (BAS)


Selected publications

Franz Classe, Christoph Kern (2021). Survey Scale Trees and Forests: Detecting Differential Item Functioning in Multidimensional Latent Variable Models. Manuskript in Vorbereitung.