With Nils Winter we welcome the newest member in our OCC PhD Program. His research interest focuses on resting-state fMRI, Machine Learning, Deep Neural Networks and Bayesian statistics. The project is supervised by OCC members Prof. Dr. Tim Hahn, Prof. Dr. Niko Busch and the Phd Committee is completed by the OCC member Prof. Dr. Dr. Udo Dannlowski. Welcome!
New OCC PhD Student - Svea Schröder
Svea Schröder is the newest member in our OCC PhD Program. She investigates in her PhD project how alpha oscillations are involved in memory processes, particularly in the short-term memory range. The project is supervised by OCC member Prof. Dr. Niko Busch and the Phd Committee is completed by the OCC members Prof. Dr. Ricarda Schubotz and Dr. Maximilian Bruchmann. Welcome!
New OCC member - Dr. Sebastian Schindler
We welcome Dr. Sebastian Schindler as the second new member of the Otto Creutzfeldt Center in 2019. Dr. Schindler works on questions about emotions, language and social cognition in the group of OCC member Prof. Dr. Thomas Straube at the Institute of Medical Psychology and Systems Neuroscience at the WWU.
New OCC member - Prof. Dr. Bernhard Baune
With Porf. Dr. Bernhard Baune we welcome the first new member of the Otto Creutzfeldt Center in the year 2019. Prof. Bernhard Baune is the Director of the University Hospital of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy at the WWU. His main research interest is in personalised psychiatry, molecular psychiatry, prediction and biomarker research in psychiatry and treatment response prediction and in neuroimmunology and he he has a particular interest in cognitive function and psychosocial function in psychiatric disorders and in the severe course of mental illness, treatment response and recovery.
PhD for Ilona Schneider
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.
New OCC PhD Student - Nicole Kerkenberg
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!
New OCC PhD Student - René Michel
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 member Prof. Dr. Markus Lappe and Prof. Dr. Laura Dugué. Welcome!