Location: IfP-1
Time: 16:30-18:00

The institute colloquium talks are open to all staff members and students at the Institute of Psychology!

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May 8, 2023

Prof. Dr. Anne Frenzel, Professor of Educational Psychology and Learning Sciences, Department of Psychology, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München. Title: "Considering emotions in the context of learning: Insights from the field and the lab"

June 5, 2023 Dr. rer. nat. Sebastian Schindler, Institute for Medical Psychology and Systems Neuroscience, University of Münster and Otto Creutzfeldt Center for Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Münster. Title: "Studies using Event-Related Potentials to understand social feedback processing: Where do we stand and where do we go from here?“
June 12, 2023

Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Dr. rer. nat. Klaus Mathiak, Department of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Pychosomatics, RWTH Aachen University Hospital. Title: "Symptom-orientiertes Neurofeedback: Modulation neuraler Netzwerke mit Echtzeit-fMRI"

June 19, 2023 Dr. Ingar Zielinski-Gussen, M. Sc. Psych., Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics, and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University Hospital. Title: tba
June 26, 2023 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Stefan Kopp, Social Cognitive Systems Group, Center for Cognitive Interaction Technology (CITEC), Faculty of Technology -- Bielefeld University. Title: tba
July 3, 2023 Prof. Dr. Rachel Wu, Department of Psychology, University of California, Riverside, CA. Title: "Learning as an important privilege across the lifespan"
July 10, 2023

Prof. Dr. Astrid Hopfensitz, Professor for Organizational Behavior, EMlyon Business School, Lyon, France. Title: "What if women earned more than their spouse? Laboratory experiments on spousal decision making"

November 6, 2023 Dr. Judith Holler, Associate Professor at the Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition & Behaviour, Radboud University, and affiliated researcher at Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen. Title: "Coordinating minds with the body". Note: the talk will be held in the former "Couven-Gymnasium" (building 1070), room 103.
November 20, 2023 Univ.-Prof. Dr. sc. hum. Robin Bekrater-Bodmann, Department of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Pychosomatics, RWTH Aachen University Hospital. Note: this talk is cancelled. A new date will be announced later.
December 11, 2023 Dr. rer. nat. Thomas Christophel, Junior Research Group Leader Distributed Cognition and Memory, Department of Psychology, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. Title: "How distributed neural circuits jointly store working memory contents"