Prof. Dr. Katharina von Kriegstein

Prof. Dr. Katharina von Kriegstein

Guest Researcher/PI of ERC project

Main Focus

Curriculum Vitae

Academic Education

1994 - 2001
Medical School, University of Göttingen, Germany
1995 - 1997
Study of Philosophy, University of Göttingen, Germany


1996 - 2000
PhD student and research assistant
Dept. of Molecular Neurobiology, Max Planck Institute of Experimental Medicine, Göttingen, Germany
PhD (Dr. med., summa cum laude)
Molecular components of ribbon- and conventional synapses and their expression during neurogenesis
2001 - 2004
Clinic for Neurology, University of Frankfurt, Germany
2004 - 2009
Research Associate
Functional Imaging Laboratory, Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, London, UK and Medical School, University of Newcastle, UK
since 02/09
Head of the Max Planck Research Group "Neural Mechanisms of Human communication"
Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany
since 02/13
Professor of Cognitive and Clinical Neurosciences
Department of Psychology, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
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