Dr. Matthias Bischoff

Former Affiliation:
Institute of Sport and Exercise Sciences
Horstmarer Landweg 62b
D-48149 Münster

Phone: +49 251 83 32464
Fax.: +49 251 83 32466

Email: mb@bion.de

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Research Areas

  • Neural basis of action observation
  • Motor imagery
  • Multisensory integration

Selected Publications

Bischoff M, Zentgraf K, Lorey B, Pilgramm S, Balser N, Baumgartner E, Hohmann T, Stark R, Vaitl D, Munzert J.2012. „Motor familiarity: Brain activation when watching kinematic displays of one's own movements.“ Neuropsychologia 50, Nr. 8:  2085-92. doi: 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2012.05.009.

Zentgraf K, Munzert J, Bischoff M, Newman-Norlund RD.2011. „Simulation during observation of human actions - Theories, empirical studies, applications.“ Vision Research 51, Nr. 8: 827-835. doi: 10.1016/j.visres.2011.01.007.

Fiehler K, Bannert MM, Bischoff M, Blecker C, Stark R, Vaitl D, Franz VH, Rösler F.2011. „Working memory maintenance of grasp-target information in the human posterior parietal cortex..“ NeuroImage 54, Nr. 3: 2401-11. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2010.09.080

Sammer G, Blecker C, Gebhardt H, Bischoff M, Stark R, Morgen K, Vaitl D.2007. „Relationship between regional hemodynamic activity and simultaneously recorded EEG-theta associated with mental arithmetic-induced workload.“ Human Brain Mapping 28, Nr. 8: 793-803. doi: 10.1002/hbm.20309.

Bischoff M, Walter B, Blecker CR, Morgen K, Vaitl D, Sammer G.2007. „Utilizing the ventriloquism-effect to investigate audio-visual binding.“ Neuropsychologia 45, Nr. 3: 578-586. doi: 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2006.03.008.

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Academic CV

since 2012 Post-doc researcher at WWU Münster, FB 7 Psychology and Sport Science, Institute of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Human Performance and Training in Sports
2009 Promotion (Dr. rer. nat.) Justus-Liebig-University (JLU) Gießen
2006-2012 Researcher, JLU Gießen
2004-2006 Doctoral scholarship at JLU Gießen
2004 Postgraduate studies degree – „Basics of applied computer sciences and mathematics“, JLU Gießen
2003 Diploma in Psychology, JLU Gießen
2002-2004 Student assistant and graduate assistant – Bender Institute of Neuroimaging & Department of Neurology, JLU Gießen


2007 Graduate Symposium Award, International Multisensory Research Forum (IMRF), 2007, Sydney
2004-2006 Associate membership of the graduate program ‘Neuronal representation and action control’ – JLU Gießen and Philipps-Universität Marburg
2004-2006 Doctoral scholarship at JLU Gießen