Sven Strickroth studied computer science at TU Clausthal, where he graduated with the degree Master of Science. After receiving his Bachelor degree Sven Strickroth joined the research group Human-Centered-Information-Systems. There he worked on several e-Learning projects. In August 2013 Sven Strickroth moved to Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and worked there until October 2016 in the research group of Prof. Dr. Niels Pinkwart. Sven Strickroth was promoted to Dr. rer. nat. at HU Berlin in October 2016. Since December 2016, Sven Strickroth has been working as a project coordinator at the eLiS project at the University of Potsdam.