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Dr Andre J. Szameitat
Reader - Psychology

Summary

Reader in Cognitive Neuroscience. Brief CV: After my general study of Psychology I conducted my PhD at the Max-Planck-Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Department of Neurology, Leipzig, Germany. In 2003 I joined the University of Surrey as a post-doc. After this post-doc position I went back to Germany to work in Munich as lecturer in the international Master’s program Neurocognitive Psychology. I joined Brunel University London as a Reader in September 2013.

Qualifications:

2011 Habilitation, venia legendi in Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich/Germany

2002 PhD in Psychology, Max Planck Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Leipzig/Germany

1999 Diploma (Dipl.-Psych.; MSc equiv.) in Psychology, Technical University Braunschweig/Germany

Research area(s)

Executive Control and Prefrontal Cortex

Effect of Nature vs Urban experiences on cognition

Multitasking, Working Memory

Brain Imaging (fMRI) & Behavioural Methods

Responsibility

Deputy Director Centre for Cognitive Neuroscience (CCN)

Newest selected publications

Saylik, R., Williams, AL., Murphy, RA. and Szameitat, AJ. (2022) 'Author Correction: Characterising the unity and diversity of executive functions in a within-subject fMRI study'. Scientific Reports, 12 (1). pp. 9882. ISSN: 2045-2322 Open Access Link

Journal article

Saylik, R., Williams, AL., Murphy, RA. and Szameitat, AJ. (2022) 'Characterising the unity and diversity of executive functions in a within-subject fMRI study'. Scientific Reports, 12 (1). pp. 1 - 13. ISSN: 2045-2322 Open Access Link

Journal article

Szameitat, AJ. and Brunel Students. (2022) 'Inter-Individual Differences in Executive Functions Predict Multitasking Performance – Implications for the Central Attentional Bottleneck'. Frontiers in Psychology, 13. pp. 1 - 15. ISSN: 1664-1078 Open Access Link

Journal article

Szameitat, DP., Szameitat, A. and Wildgruber, D. (2022) 'Vocal Expression of Affective States in Spontaneous Laughter reveals the Bright and the Dark Side of Laughter'. Scientific Reports, 12 (1). pp. 1 - 12. ISSN: 2045-2322 Open Access Link

Journal article

Otermans, PCJ., Parton, A. and Szameitat, AJ. (2021) 'The working memory costs of a central attentional bottleneck in multitasking'. Psychological Research, 0 (in press). pp. 1774 - 1791. ISSN: 0340-0727 Open Access Link

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