Department of Neurology

Director

NamePhone
Prof. Dr. Arno Villringer
Director
  • +49 341 9940-2220

Research group leader

NamePhone
Dr. Vadim Nikulin
Research group leader
  • +49 341 9940-2207

Group leaders

NamePhone
Prof. Dr. Tom Fritz
Group leader
  • +49 341 9940-2413
Dr. Annette Horstmann
Group leader (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
  • +49 341 9940-2258
Prof. Dr. habil. Jane Neumann
Group leader (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
  • +49 341 9940-2621
PD Dr. med. Bernhard Sehm
Group leader
  • +49 341 9940-116
Dr. Veronica Witte
Group leader
  • +49 341 9940-2426

Scientific researchers and Postdocs

NamePhone
Dr. Lorenz Deserno
Research staff (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
  • +49 341 9940-2410
  • +49 341 97-24523
Dr. Michael Gaebler
Postdoc (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
  • +49 341 9940-2431
Lieneke Janssen
Postdoc (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
Dr. Tilmann A. Klein
Scientific researcher
  • +49 341 9940-2225
Dr. Esther Kuehn
Postdoc (in cooperation with DZNE Magdeburg)
  • +49 341 9940-135
Dr Ulrike Lachmann
Postdoc
Dr. Leonie Lampe
Scientific researcher
  • +49 341 9940-2216
Dr. Claudia Männel
Research staff (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
  • +49 341 9940-126
PhD Mauricio Martins
Postdoc
  • +49 341 9940-2220
Prof. Dr. Karsten Mueller
Scientific researcher
  • +49 341 9940-2617
Dr. Till Nierhaus, Dipl.-Ing.
Scientific researcher
  • +49 341 9940-2215
  • +49 30 838-51261
Josefin Röbbig, M.Sc.
Scientific researcher
  • +49 341 9940-2433
Dr. Gesa Schaadt, Dipl.-Psych.
Postdoc (in cooperation with Humboldt University)
  • +49 341 9940-2465
Christopher J. Steele, PhD
Postdoc (in cooperation with McGill University)
  • +49 341 9940-2207

PhD students

NamePhone
Esra Al
PhD student (in cooperation with Humboldt University)
Franziska Albrecht
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-161
Tommaso Ballarini
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2411
Claudia Barth
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2408
Frauke Beyer
PhD student (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
  • +49 341 9940-2412
Elena Cesnaite
PhD student
Miray Erbey
PhD student (in cooperation with Berlin School of Mind and Brain)
  • +49 341 9940-2220
Norman Forschack, Dipl.-Psych.
PhD student (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
  • +49 341 9940-2243
Khosrov Grigoryan, M.Sc.
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2420
Martin Grund, Dipl.-Psych.
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2256
Dr. Christopher Gundlach
PhD student (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
  • +49 341 9739544
Samyogita Hardikar
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2412
Hendrik Hartmann
PhD student (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
  • +49 341 9940-2407
Nicole Hudl
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2243
Sebastian Huhn
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2413
Fivos Illiopoulos
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2220
Benjamin Kalloch
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2219
Elisabeth Kaminski
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2408
Rouven Kenville, M. Sc.
PhD student (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
  • +49 341 9940-2407
Ahmed Khalil, MBBS
PhD student (in cooperation with Charité – University Medicine Berlin)
  • +49 341 9940-2220
Shahrzad Kharabian
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2413
Natalie Kohler
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940 2460
Deniz Kumral, M.Sc.
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2256
Jana Kynast, M.Sc.
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2474
Tom Maudrich, M.Sc.
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2413
Evelyn Medawar, Dual M.Sc.
PhD student (in cooperation with Berlin School of Mind and Brain)
Marie-Theres MeemkenMSc.
PhD student (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
  • +49 341 9940-2431
Nora Mehl
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2256
Eoin Molloy, MSc
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2555
Filip Morys
PhD student (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
  • +49 341 9940-2412
Toni Muffel, M.Sc.
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2420
Madeleine Ordnung
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-171
Katja Paul
PhD student (in cooperation with University of Groningen)
  • +49 341 9940-2420
Maria Poessel
PhD student (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
  • +49 341 9940-2431
Maryna Polyakova
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2206
Janis Reinelt
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2411
Firat Sansal
PhD student (in cooperation with Berlin School of Mind and Brain)
  • +49 341 9940-2220
Lina Schaare
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2412
Anna-Thekla Schmidt, M.Sc.
PhD student (in cooperation with Berlin School of Mind and Brain)
  • +49 341 9940-2431
Lydia Schneider
PhD student
Pei-Cheng Shih
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2410
Friederike Thiel
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-0
Marie Uhlig
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2256
Cornelia van Scherpenberg
PhD student (in cooperation with Berlin School of Mind and Brain)
Maria Waltmann
PhD student (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
Juliane Weicker, Dipl.-Psych.
PhD student
  • +49 341 9724-991
Kathleen Wiencke
PhD student (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
  • +49 341 9940-000
Luise Woost
PhD student
  • +49 341 9940-2225
Rui Zhang, M.Sc.
PhD student (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
  • +49 341 9940-2243
Rachel Zsido
PhD student, PhD representative

MD Students

NamePhone
Martin Federbusch
MD student (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
  • +49 341 9940-2220
Linda Grasser
MD student (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
  • +49 341 9940-2220
Emmy Kaspar
MD student (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
  • +49 341 9940-2220
Lucas Kastner
MD student (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
  • +49 341 9940-2220
Mathis Lammert
MD student (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
Sebastian Meyer
MD student (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
Christoph Muehlberg
MD student (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
  • +49 341 9940-000
Larissa Pauli
MD student (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
  • +49 341 9940-2220
Katharina Schümberg
MD student (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
Oksana Thomanek (née Shevchenko)
MD student (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
Jonas Witt
MD student (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)

Personal assistants and scientific assistants

NamePhone
Dr. Anahit Babayan
Scientific assistant
  • +49 341 9940-2496
Cornelia Ketscher
Personal assistant, Equal opportunities officer
  • +49 341 9940-2219
Birgit Mittag
Personal assistant
  • +49 341 9940-2220
Suse Prejawa
Scientific coordinator (in cooperation with University of Leipzig)
  • +49 341 9940 2629

Technical and administrative assistants

NamePhone
M.Sc. Maria Dreyer
Medical-technical assistant
  • +49 341 9724-975
  • +49 341 9940-144
Anne-Kathrin Franz
Clinical research assistant
  • +49 341 9940-2209
Bettina Johst
Programmer
  • +49 341 9940-163
Ramona Menger
Psychological-technical assistant
  • +49 341 9940-2214
Ulrike Scharrer
Psychological-technical assistant
  • +49 341 9940-2225
Sylvia Stasch
Medical-technical assistant
  • +49 341 9940-144
Annett Wiedemann
Medical-technical assistant
  • +49 341 9724-546

Guest researchers

NamePhone
Dr. Pierre-Louis Bazin
Guest researcher
  • +49 341 9940-2445
Dr. Stefan Frisch
Guest researcher
Rossella Oliva
Guest researcher
Dr. Andrea Reiter
Guest researcher
  • +49 341 9940-2674
Dr. Michael Rullmann
Guest researcher
  • +49 341 9940-2207
Dr. Birol Taskin
Guest researcher
  • +49 341 9940-2220
Dr. Timo Woost
Guest researcher
  • +49 341 9940-2220

Research associates

NamePhone
MD Assoc. Prof. Bogdan Draganski
Research associate
  • +41 21 314 9638
Prof. Dr. Hans.-J. Heinze
Research associate
  • +49 39167-13431
Prof. Andreas Melzer
Research associate
  • +49 34197-12101
Prof. Dr. Hellmuth Obrig
Research associate
  • +49 341 9724-980
PD Dr. Burkhard Pleger
Research associate
  • +49 234 3023551
Prof. Patrick Ragert, PhD
Research associate
  • +49 341 9731704
Dr. Florian Schlagenhauf
Research associate
  • +49 341 9940-2220
Prof. Dr. Dr. Matthias Schroeter, M.A.
Research associate
  • +49 341 9724962
 
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