Director

Prof. Dr. Tania Singer
Prof. Dr. Tania Singer
Director
Phone: +49 341 9940-149
Fax: +49 341 9940-2356

Secretariat

Sandra Zurborg, PhD
Scientific assistant
Phone: +49 341 9940-2561
Fax: +49 341 9940-2547
Nicole Lorenz
Personal assistant
Phone: +49 341 9940-149
Fax: +49 341 9940-2356

Newest Publications

Lumma, A.-L.; Böckler, A.; Vrticka, P.; Singer, T.: Who am I? Differential effects of three contemplative mental trainings on emotional word use in self-descriptions. Self and Identity (2017)
Grosse Wiesmann, C.; Schreiber, J.; Singer, T.; Steinbeis, N.; Friederici, A. D.: White matter maturation is associated with the emergence of Theory of Mind in early childhood. Nature Communications (accepted)
Kok, B. E.; Singer, T.: Effects of contemplative dyads on engagement and perceived social connectedness over 9 months of mental training: A randomized clinical trial. JAMA Psychiatry 74 (2), pp. 126 - 134 (2017)
Bornemann, B.; Singer, T.: Taking time to feel our body: Steady increases in heartbeat perception accuracy and decreases in alexithymia over 9 months of contemplative mental training. Psychophysiology 54 (3), pp. 469 - 482 (2017)

Department of Social Neuroscience

Publications

Journal Article (170)

  1. 2017
    Bornemann, B.; Singer, T.: Taking time to feel our body: Steady increases in heartbeat perception accuracy and decreases in alexithymia over 9 months of contemplative mental training. Psychophysiology 54 (3), pp. 469 - 482 (2017)
  2. Böckler, A.; Sharifi, M.; Kanske, P.; Dziobek, I.; Singer, T.: Social decision making in narcissism: Reduced generosity and increased retaliation are driven by alterations in perspective-taking and anger. Personality and Individual Differences 104, pp. 1 - 7 (2017)
  3. Engen, H. G.; Smallwood, J.; Singer, T.: Differential impact of emotional task relevance on three indices of prioritised processing for fearful and angry facial expressions. Cognition & Emotion 31 (1), pp. 175 - 184 (2017)
  4. Engen, H.; Kanske, P.; Singer, T.: The neural component-process architecture of endogenously generated emotion. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience 12 (2), pp. 197 - 211 (2017)
  5. Grosse Wiesmann, C.; Schreiber, J.; Singer, T.; Steinbeis, N.; Friederici, A. D.: White matter maturation is associated with the emergence of Theory of Mind in early childhood. Nature Communications (accepted)
  6. Hildebrandt, L.; McCall, C.; Singer, T.: Differential effects of attention-, compassion- and socio-cognitively based mental practices on self-reports of mindfulness and compassion. Mindfulness (accepted)
  7. Kok, B. E.; Singer, T.: Phenomenological fingerprints of four meditations: Differential state changes in affect, mind-wandering, meta-cognition and interoception before and after daily practice across nine months of training. Mindfulness 8 (1), pp. 218 - 231 (2017)
  8. Kok, B. E.; Singer, T.: Effects of contemplative dyads on engagement and perceived social connectedness over 9 months of mental training: A randomized clinical trial. JAMA Psychiatry 74 (2), pp. 126 - 134 (2017)
  9. Lumma, A.-L.; Böckler, A.; Vrticka, P.; Singer, T.: Who am I? Differential effects of three contemplative mental trainings on emotional word use in self-descriptions. Self and Identity (2017)
  10. Winter, K.; Spengler, S.; Bermpohl, F.; Singer, T.; Kanske, P.: Social cognition in aggressive offenders: impaired empathy, but intact theory of mind. Scientific Reports (accepted)
  11. Wolkenstein, L.; Kanske, P.; Bailer, J.; Wessa, M.; Hautzinger, M.; Joormann, J.: Impaired cognitive control over emotional material in euthymic bipolar disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders (accepted)
  12. Zinchenko, A.; Obermeier, C.; Kanske, P.; Schröger, E.; Kotz, S. A.: Positive emotion impedes emotional but not cognitive conflict processing. Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Neuroscience (accepted)
  13. 2016
    Baez, S.; Kanske, P.; Matallana, D.; Montanes, P.; Reyes, P.; Slachevsky, A.; Matus, C.; Vigliecca, N. S.; Torralva, T.; Manes, F. et al.; Ibanez, A.: Integration of intention and outcome for moral judgment in frontotemporal dementia: Brain structural signatures. Neurodegenerative Diseases 16 (3-4), pp. 206 - 217 (2016)
  14. Baker, J. M.; Liu, N.; Cui, X.; Vrticka, P.; Saggar, M.; Hosseini, S. M. H.; Reiss, A. L.: Sex differences in neural and behavioral signatures of cooperation revealed by fNIRS hyperscanning. Scientific Reports (2016)
  15. Bonhage, C.; Weber, F.; Exner, C.; Kanske, P.: Thinking about thinking: Neural mechanisms and effects on memory. NeuroImage 127, pp. 203 - 214 (2016)
  16. Bornemann, B.; Kok, B. E.; Böckler, A.; Singer, T.: Helping from the heart: Voluntary upregulation of heart rate variability predicts altruistic behavior. Biological Psychology 119, pp. 54 - 63 (2016)
  17. Bosworth, S. J.; Singer, T.; Snower, D. J.: Cooperation, motivation and social balance. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 126, pp. 72 - 94 (2016)
  18. Böckler, A.; Eskenazi, T.; Sebanz, N.; Rueschemeyer, S.-A.: (How) observed eye-contact modulates gaze following: An fMRI study. Cognitive Neuroscience 7 (1-4), pp. 55 - 66 (2016)
  19. Böckler, A.; Tusche, A.; Singer, T.: The structure of human prosociality: Differentiating altruistically motivated, norm motivated, strategically motivated and self-reported prosocial behavior. Social Psychological and Personality Science 7 (6), pp. 530 - 541 (2016)
  20. Corradi-Dell’Acqua, C.; Tusche, A.; Vuilleumier, P.; Singer, T.: Cross-modal representations of first-hand and vicarious pain, disgust and fairness in insular and cingulate cortex. Nature Communications (2016)
 
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