Prof. Dr. Shravan Vasishth is professor of linguistics at the University of Potsdam, Germany and holds the chair Psycholinguistics and Neurolinguistics (Language Processing). His research focuses on computational cognitive modeling, in particular, computational modeling of sentence processing in unimpaired and impaired populations, and the application of mathematical, computational, experimental, and statistical methods (particularly Bayesian methods) in linguistics and psychology. At the University of Potsdam, he has been actively involved in fostering open science and research transparency. He is a professional member of the Royal Statistical Society, and a member of the International Society for Bayesian Analysis. He runs an annual summer school in statistics, Statistical Methods in Linguistics and Psychology (SMLP) at the University of Potsdam and he regularly teaches short (two days to one week long) courses on statistical data analysis (Bayesian and frequentist methods).