Education and Positions
Full Professor (W3) for Theoretical Neuroscience at Heidelberg University/ CIMH; part-time Professor for Computational
Neuroscience, School for Computing and Mathematics,
University of Plymouth, UK (since 2013)
Coordinator of the Bernstein-Center for Computational Neuroscience Heidelberg-Mannheim
Head of Computational Neuroscience Group at Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim
Reader (Associate Professor) for Computational Neuroscience, Centre for Theoretical and Computational Neuroscience, University of Plymouth, UK.
Research Group Leader, Lab for Computational Neuroscience, Institute for Cognitive Neuroscience, Ruhr-University of Bochum, Germany.
Research Associate at Computational Neurobiology Lab, Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla, USA.
Dr. rer. nat. (Ph.D.) received from Ruhr-University of Bochum (Germany).
Diploma: Major in Psychology, Minor in Mathematics.
Ph.D. scholarship in Cognition, Brain, & Neural Networks graduate program, Ruhr-University Bochum.
Student of Informatics at Technical University of Berlin, Germany
Student of Psychology at Technical University of Berlin, Germany.
Heisenberg-Award of Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
Membership in the 'Junge Akademie', a young scientists branch at the Berlin-Brandenburgische Akad. der Wiss. (since 2008 National Academy of Science)
Emmy-Noether-Award (Young Scientist Excellence Program) of the DFG
Award of the Ruhr-University Bochum for outstanding Ph.D. thesis
Board of Directors
Scientific Advisory Board
Teaching & Training
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