Prof. Dr. Tania Singer
Prof. Dr. Tania Singer
Phone: +49 341 9940-149
Fax: +49 341 9940-2356
The ReSource Project is a large scale longitudinal study on mental training. We investigate how mental traing can influence the brain, health, stress reduction, subjective well-being, and social behavior.
Together with Prof. Dr Dennis J. Snower from the Kiel Institute of World Economy, we investigate how neuropsychological finding on human motivation, emotion, and social cognition can inform models of economic decision making.
The free eBook Compassion. Bridging Practice and Science by Tania Singer and Matthias Bolz describes existing secular compassion training programs and empirical research as well as the experiences of practitioners. The state-of-the-art layout of the eBook includes video clips and a selection of original sound collages by Nathalie Singer, and artistic images by Olafur Eliasson.
March 23, 2017
The cover image of Nature Communications in May 2017 referred to an article with the title "White matter maturation is associated with the emergence of Theory of Mind in early childhood" recently published by Grosse Wiesmann et al.
January 04, 2017
A new type of daily meditation with a partner increases social connectedness and could reduce feelings of loneliness.
January 03, 2017
The Top 10 Insights from the "Science of a Meaningful Life" in 2016
January 01, 2017
ManagerMagazin elected 75 most influential women of German economy
October 05, 2016
Tania Singer has co-organized with other members of Mind & Life Europe and participated in the Power and Care Conference which was held in Brussels, Belgium.
March 18, 2016
Emotions consist of general components that are also elicited by similar impressions and specific components
New Documentary: "The Revolution der Selbstlosen"
February 26, 2016
The new Documentary "The Revolution der Selbstlosen" will be podcasted on ARTE 26 February 2016, 21:45. Tania Singer and the ReSource Project are featured.
January 08, 2016
The German "manager magazin" has elected Tania Singer as one of the 50 most influential women in German economy.
March 02, 2016
This book is edited by Tania Singer and Matthieu Ricard. A collection of internationally renowned scientists and economists, in dialogue with His Holiness the Dalai Lama, address the need for a more altruistic economy.
February 03, 2015
Video on Tania Singer's Session "The Neuroscience of Compassion" at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland.
January 26, 2015
Project Syndicate reports about Tania Singer's work on how to build a caring economy.