Sascha Frühholz

Professor - Psykologisk institutt

Faglige interesser

  • Cognitive and neural mechanisms of voice perception

  • Emotion processing from human faces, voices, and music

  • Person perception from natural and digital signals

  • Neural mechanisms of voice production

  • Auditory perception

  • Anatomy of the limbic system

  • Emotional processing in neurological patients

  • Cognitive control in conflict situations

Prosjekter

  • Neurocognitive Mechanisms of Auditory Perception: Challenging the Human Auditory System at the Limits of Hearing

  • Perceptual and neuronal investigations on the neurocognitive mechanisms of perceiving whispered emotions

  • Auditory emotion recognition from vocally and musically expressed emotions

  • Chances and risks of digital voice technology

Bakgrunn

Profesjonell

03/20 – now Associate Professor at the Department of Psychology, University of Oslo, Norway
09/15 – 01/20 SNSF Professor at the Department of Psychology, University of Zürich, Switzerland
01/13 – 08/15 Senior Research Associate and Principal Investigator (PI) at the Swiss Center for Affective Sciences; University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
01/10 – 12/12 Post-doctoral Research Associate at the Department of Psychology, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
12/08 – 12/09 Post-doctoral Research Associate at the Department of Neuro-psychology and Behavioral Neurobiology; University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany
02/06 – 11/08 Ph.D. Student and Research Associate at the Department of Neuro-psychology and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany
09/07 Visiting Scientist at the Cognitive Neuroscience Research Group; University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
07/05 – 12/05 Student Assistant at the Department of Neuropsychology and Behavioral Neurobiology; University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany

Akademisk

06/16 Habilitation (Dr. rer. nat. habil.); University of Jena, Jena, Germany; Thesis title: “Nonverbal affective communication: The neural network for the production and perception of vocal emotions”
11/08 PhD Graduation (Dr. rer. nat.); University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany; Thesis title: “Contextual modulation during the processing of facial expressions: Behavioral, fMRI, and ERP investigations”
04/06 Diploma in Psychology; University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany; Majors: Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology, Psychology and Law/Forensic Psychology, Educational Psychology
11/01 Diploma in Science of Education; University of Augsburg, Augsburg, Germany; Major: Youth and Adult Education; Minors: Sociology, Psychology
1994-96 Technical Engineering; Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany; Major: Aeronautics and Spaceflight Technique

Priser

  • 2015 SNSF Professorship, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

  • 2005 Nominated for the best Teaching Award at the University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany

Emneord: Kognitiv psykologi og nevropsykologi, Avdeling for kognitiv og klinisk nevrovitenskap
Publisert 20. apr. 2020 08:30 - Sist endret 23. sep. 2021 16:57