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Dr. Malek Bajbouj
Professor of Affective Neuroscience and Psychiatry

Charité - University Medicine
Benjamin Franklin Campus
Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy

Hindenburgdamm 30, 12220 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 450 517542
Phone (Assistant)+49 30 450 517542
Emailmalek.bajbouj@charite.de
HomepageUniv.-Prof. Dr. med. Malek Bajbouj

Areas of Expertise

  • Depression
  • Sleep
  • Emotions
  • Refugees
  • Migration
  • Trauma


Dr. Volker Haucke
Professor of Biochemistry

Department of Biology, Chemistry, and Pharmacy
Institute of Pharmacy
Leibniz Institute for Molecular Pharmacology

Robert-Rössle-Straße 10, 13125 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 947 93 101
Emailvolker.haucke@fu-berlin.de

Areas of Expertise

  • Cell biology
  • Membranes, receptors
  • Cell growth and differentiation
  • Cancer
  • Synaptic excitation transfer
  • Neurodegeneration
  • Autism
  • Developmental disorders in the nervous system
  • Molecular basis of learning and memory
  • High-resolution microscopy techniques
  • Light and electron microscopy
  • Molecular basis of aging


Dr. Hauke Heekeren
Professor of Psychology

Department of Education and Psychology
Biological Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience

Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 578 43
Emailhauke.heekeren@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Hauke Heekeren

Areas of Expertise

  • Cognitive neuroscience of decision making
  • Processes in the brain during decision making
  • Functional imaging


Dr. Peter Robin Hiesinger
Professor of Neurogenetics

Department of Biology, Chemistry, Pharmacy
Institute of Biology
Neurobiology and Behaviour

Takustaße 6, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 586 98
Emailrobin.hiesinger@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Peter Robin Hiesinger

Areas of Expertise

  • Neural function
  • Neurodegeneration
  • Development of the brain


Dr. Ursula Koch
Professor of Neurophysiology

Department of Biology, Chemistry, Pharmacy
Institute of Biology
Koch Group - Neurophysiology

Takustraße 6, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 56976
Emailursula.koch@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Ursula Koch

Areas of Expertise

  • Neurobiology
  • Animal physiology
  • Hearing


Dr. Tim Landgraf
Professor of Computer Science

Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Institute of Computer Science

Arnimallee 7, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 751 14
Emailtim.landgraf@fu-berlin.de

Areas of Expertise

  • Machine learning
  • Biorobotics
  • Computer vision
  • Swarm intelligence


Dr. Peter N.C. Mohr
Professor of Neuroeconomics

School of Business & Economics
Economics
Neuroeconomics

Garystraße 21, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 606 07
Emailpeter.mohr@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Peter Mohr

Areas of Expertise

  • Decision research
  • Behavior economics
  • Neuroeconomics
  • Neuroscience


Dr. Dirk Ostwald
Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience

Fachbereich Erziehungswissenschaft und Psychologie
Computational Cognitive Neuroscience

Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 568 60
Emaildirk.ostwald@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Dirk Ostwald

Areas of Expertise

  • Cognitive neurosciences
  • Statistics


Dr. Joachim Pflüger
Professor of Neurobiology

Department of Biology, Chemistry, and Pharmacy
Neurobiologiy

Königin-Luise-Straße 28-30, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 546 76
Phone (Assistant)+49 30 838 565 37
Emailpflueger@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Hans-Joachim Pflüger

Areas of Expertise

  • Development of sensorimotor networks, movement, insects
  • Neurobiology
  • Neuroethology
  • Neuromodulation


Dr. Dominique Piber

Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Benjamin Franklin Campus
Psychiatry and Psychotherapy

Hindenburgdamm 30, 12203 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 450 517 634
Phone (Home)+49 151 64506735
Emaildominique.piber@charite.de

Areas of Expertise

  • Clinical psychiatry and psychotherapy
  • Affective disorders (depression, mania, bipolar disorder)
  • Stress disorders
  • Suicidality
  • Anxiety and obsessive-compulsive disorder
  • Addictions
  • Organic mental disorders
  • Delirium
  • Psychotic disorders
  • Schizophrenia
  • Acute stress reaction
  • Adjustment disorders


Dr. Michaela Sambanis
Professor of English Didactics

Department of Philosophy and Humanities
Institute for English Language and Literature

Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 55961
Emailsambanis@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Michaela Sambanis

Areas of Expertise

Language, Emotion and Movement

  • Translational research as a link between brain research and the practice of teaching and learning foreign languages

Drama Pedagogy in Teaching English and in Teacher Training

  • Early acquisition of foreign languages
  • Mixed-age learning settings
  • English instruction tailored to specific individual needs


Dr. Jan Slaby
Professor of Philosophy

Department of Philosophy and Humanities
Institute of Philosophy
Cluster 'Languages of Emotion'

Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 56261
Emailjan.slaby@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Jan Slaby

Areas of Expertise

  • Philosophy of mind
  • Philosophy of emotions / feelings
  • Phenomenology
  • Philosophy of neuroscience (critical)
  • Philosophy of psychiatry and psychology
  • Philosophical foundations of cognitive science
  • Critical philosophy of science (esp. commercialization, 'venture science,' pseudo-science in the field of brain and mind, etc.)
  • The philosophy of Martin Heidegger
  • Philosophy of technology
  • Affect and politics
  • "Affective societies"
  • Affectivity at work
  • Structural racism / critical race theory
  • Resilience (critical)


Dr. Mathias F. Wernet
Professor of Neurobiology

Department of Biology, Chemistry, Pharmacy
Institute of Biology
Neurobiology and Behaviour

Takustraße 6, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 586 98
Emailmathias.wernet@fu-berlin.de

Areas of Expertise

  • Neurobiology
  • Neuroethology
  • Neural networks
  • Behavior
  • Molecular genetics
  • Photoreception
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