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Thesis Defense

PhD for Ilona Schneider

Ilona Schneider
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We congratulate Dr. Ilona Schneider on successfully defending her thesis "Stress resilience from a neuroscientific and intergenerational perspective: Epigenetic mechanism as mediators between genes and the environment" at the Department for Psychiatry und Psychotherapy on Friday, March 15th. The thesis was supervised by the OCC members Prof. Dr. Weiqi Zhang, Prof. Dr. Ricarda Schubotz and Prof. Dr. Dr. Udo Dannlowski.

Announcement

New OCC PhD Student - Nicole Kerkenberg

Nicole Kerkenberg
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Nicole Kerkenberg is the newest member in our OCC PhD Program. In her research project, she investigate the role of ZDHHC7 in the sex-specific stress response of mice. The project is supervised by OCC member Prof. Dr. Weiqi Zhang and the PhD committee is completed by the OCC members Prof. Dr. Ralf Stanewsky and Prof. Dr. Cornelius Faber. Welcome!

Announcement

New OCC PhD Student - René Michel

René Michel
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René Michel is the newest member in our OCC PhD Program. He investigates in his PhD the focus on the slower attentional rhythm and aim to shed light on its characteristics and try to find neural correlates by means of EEG, psychophysics and machine learning. The project is supervised by OCC member Prof. Dr. Niko Busch and the Phd Committee is completed by the OCC members Prof. Dr. Markus Lappe. Welcome!