Prof. Dr. Joachim Groß


University of Münster
Institute for Biomagnetism and Biosignalanalysis
Malmedyweg 15
D-48149 Münster

Phone: +49 251 83 59410
IBB Website
Email: joachim.gross@uni-muenster.de


Research Areas

•    Functional neuroimaging
•    MEG/EEG
•    Brain oscillations in functional and dysfunctional brain states

Selected Publications

Gross, J., et al. (2013) "Good practice for conducting and reporting MEG research." Neuroimage 65: 349-363.

Thut, G., Miniussi, C. and Gross, J. (2012) "The functional importance of rhythmic activity in the brain." Current Biology 22.16: R658-R663.

Gross, J., et al. (2013) "Speech rhythms and multiplexed oscillatory sensory coding in the human brain." PLoS biology11.12: e1001752.

Schyns, PG., Thut, G., and Gross, J. (2011)"Cracking the code of oscillatory activity." PLoS biology 9.5: e1001064.

Park, Hyojin, et al. (2015) "Frontal top-down signals increase coupling of auditory low-frequency oscillations to continuous speech in human listeners." Current Biology 25.12: 1649-1653.

Academic CV

Since 2017 Director of Institute for Biomagnetism and Biosignalanalysis, WWU Münster
2010-2017 Acting Director of Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging (CCNi), University of Glasgow
2006-2017 Professor at University of Glasgow, Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging (CCNi), Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology. 
Head of MEG Lab.
2004-2006 Senior researcher in the MEG Laboratory, Department of Neurology, Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf
05/2005 Post-doctoral thesis (Habilitation) at the Medical Faculty of Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf
1998 - 2004 PostDoc in the MEG Laboratory, Department of Neurology, Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf
1995 - 1998 PhD at the Institute of Medicine (IME) at the Research Center Jülich and the MPI for Cognitive Neuroscience in Leipzig "On linear and nonlinear Transformations of neuroelectromagnetic Signals"

Honors and Awards

•    Wellcome Trust Joint Senior Investigator Award, 2012
•    Senior Fellowship Award, Zukunftskolleg, University of Konstanz, 2012
•    Samuel Williamson Prize at the International conference for Biomagnetism, Dubrovnik, Croatia, 2010
•    Senior Fellowship Award, Zukunftskolleg, University of Konstanz, 2010
•    Science Prize (runner-up) of Nordrhein-Westfalen 2003 for the work: “Tomographic mapping of functional connectivity in the human brain using magnetoencephalography.”