Curriculum Vitae

Employment and Contact Information

Prof. Dr. Erich Schröger, Dipl.-Psych., Dr. phil. habil.

1958 born in Munich (Germany).

Full Professor for Cognitive including Biological Psychology
Institute of Psychology
Faculty for Biological Sciences, Pharmacy, and Psychology
University of Leipzig

Neumarkt 9-19
D-04109 Leipzig
Germany

Voice: +49 341-97 39571
Fax: +49 341-97 39270
E-mail: schroger at rz dot uni-leipzig dot de
Web: http://www.uni-leipzig.de/~biocog/

Education

1982 Bakkalaureat in Philosophy (Hochschule für Philosophie München, Philosophische Fakultät S.J.)
1986 Diplom in Psychology (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München)
1991 Dr. phil. in Psychology (Major: Psychology; minor: Statistics, Philosophy; Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München)
1996 Habilitation in Psychology (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München)

Career Path

1987-1999 Researcher/Lecturer (Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter, BATIIa), University of Munich
1991-1991 Research Fellow at the Cognitive Brain Research Unit, University of Helsinki
1991-1996 Assistant Professor (C1), University of Munich
1992-1992 Teaching Fellow at the Catholic University Eichstätt
1997-1997 Associate Professor (C2), University of Munich
1997-2001 Professor for Biological Psychology (C3), University of Leipzig
2001-present Full Professor for Cognitive including Biological Psychology

Academic Awards/Honors

1996 Distinguished Scientific Award for An Early Career Contribution to Psychophysiology of the Society for Psychophysiological Research
1998-2003 Head of the Study-Group "Working Memory" of the German Research Foundation
1999-2002 Vice-Dean of the Faculty for Biological Sciences, Pharmacy, and Psychology
1998-1999 Member of the Research Council of the University of Leipzig
2000-2008 Member of the Board of Directors of the Center for Cognitive Sciences at the University of Leipzig
2002-2004 Director of the Institute for General Psychology of the University of Leipzig
2002-2005 Member of the Early Career Award Committee of the Society for Psychophysiological Research
2003-2004 Head of the Psychological Institutes of the University of Leipzig
2003-2005 Elected Head of the Department General Psychology (Fachgruppe Allgemeine Psychologie) of the German Society for Psychology (DGPs)
2004-2005 Member of the Nominating Committee of the Society for Psychophysiological Research
2004-2008 Delegate for Young Researchers of the German Society for Psychology (DGPs)
2004-2007 Elected Member of the Grant Council "General and Physiological Psychology, Biological Psychology, Methods" of the German Research Foundation (DFG)
2005 Dean for Study Affairs in Psychology
2005-2007 Elected Member of the Board of Directors of the Society for Psychophysiological Research
2007-2011 Elected Member and Speaker of the Grant Council "Psychology" of the German Research Foundation (DFG)
2008 Reinhart-Koselleck Grant (DFG)
2010-2013 Dean for Study Affairs in Psychology
2014-2016 Dean of the Faculty of Biosciences, Pharmacy and Psychology
2013-2018 Member of the Selection Committee for the Allocation of Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Research Awards
2014-present Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Leibniz Institute for Neurobiology, Magdeburg
2015-present Member of the Advisory Board of the Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Friedrich-Schiller Universität Jena
2015-present Elected Member, Academia Europaea

Editorial Activities

2004-2015 Action Editor of International Journal of Psychophysiology
2007-2015 Associate Editor of Psychophysiology
2010- Review Editor for Frontiers in Human Neuroscience
2010- Review Editor for Frontiers in Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience
2012-2016 Senior Editor for Brain Research

Consultant Referee for Scientific Journals

[1] Acta Acustica; [2] Acta Psychologica; [3] Anesthesiology; [4] Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics; [5] Audiology & Neuro-Otology; [6] Behavioral and Brain Function; [7] Behavior Research Methods, Instruments, & Computers; [8] Biological Psychology; [9] Biological Psychiatry; [10] BMC Neuroscience; [11] Brain and Cognition; [12] Brain and Language; [13] Brain Topography; [14] British Journal of Psychology; [15] Cerebral Cortex; [16] Clinical Neurophysiology; [17] Cognition; [18] Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience; [19] Cognitive Brain Research; [20] Cognitive Neuroscience; [21] Cortex; [22] Developmental Science; [23] Emotion; [24] European Journal of Cognitive Psychology; [25] European Journal of Neuroscience; [26] Experimental Brain Research; [27] Experimental Psychology; [28] Frontiers in Human Neuroscience; [29] Human Brain Mappping; [30] International Journal of Psychophysiology;  [31] Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry; [32] Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience; [33] Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance; [34] Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition; [35] Journal of Neurophysiology; [36] Journal of Psychiatric Research; [37] Journal of Psychophysiology; [38] Journal of the Acoustical Society of America; [39] Journal of Neuroscience Methods; [40] Journal of New Music Research; [41] Music Perception; [42] Neurobiology of Aging; [43] Neurocase; [44] NeuroImage; [45] Neuropsychologia; [46] Neuroreport; [47] Neuroscience Letters; [48] Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews; [49] Neuroscience (IBRO); [50] Neuroscience Journal; [51] Perception & Psychophysics; [52] Perceptual and Motor Skills; [53] Plos One; [54] PLOS Computational Biology; [55] Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America; [56] Progress in Neurobiology; [57] Psychological Research; [58] Psychonomic Bulletin & Review; [59] Psychopharmacology; [60] Psychophysiology; [61] Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology; [62] Scandinavian Journal of Psychology; [63] Schizophrenia Bulletin; [64] Science; [65] Scientific Reports; [66] Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience; [67] The American Journal of Psychiatry; [68] The Journal of Neuroscience; [69] Visual Cognition; [70] Zeitschrift für Neuropsychologie; [71] Zeitschrift für Experimentelle Psychologie; [72] Zeitschrift für Entwicklungspsychologie und Pädagogische Psychologie; [73] Zeitschrift für Audiologie; [74] Zeitschrift für Sozialpsychologie

Consultant Referee for Scientific Organisations

[1] AQAS - Agentur für Qualitätssicherung durch Akkreditierung von Studiengängen, DE; [2] Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kunst; [3] BEO (Projektträger Biologie, Energie und Umwelt des BMBF und BMWi) Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, DE; [4] Catalan University of Barcelona, SP; [5] Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), DE; [6] European Research Council (ERC); [7] Finish Academy of Sciences, FI; [8] Free University of Amsterdam, NL; [9] German-Israeli Foundation for Scientific Research & Development, DE-IL; [10] International University Bremen, DE; [11] Max-Planck-Institut für Psychologische Forschung DE; [12] National Science Foundation (NSF), USA; [13] Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada; [14] Otto-von-Guericke Universität Magdeburg, DE; [15] Philipps-Universität Marburg, DE; [16] Österreichisches Bundesministerium für Unterricht, Kunst und Kultur, AT; [17] Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO); [18] Research Grants Council (RGC) of Hong Kong; [19] Schweizer Nationalfonds zur Förderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung,CH; [20] Simon Fraser University, Ottawa, CA; [21] Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes, DE; [22] Universität des Saarlandes; [23] Universität Hamburg; [24] University of the Balearic Islands, ES; [25] University of Bergen, NO; [26] University of California, Davis, USA; [27] University of Helsinki, FI; [28] University of Sussex, UK; [29] University of Toronto, CA; [30] University of Warwick, UK; [31] Universität Tübingen, DE; [32] Universität Wien, AT; [33] The Estonian Science Foundation (ETF), EE; [34] The City University of New York, USA; [35] The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, IL; [36] The Israel Science Foundation, IL; [37] The University of California, San Diego, USA; [38] The University of Glasgow, UK; [39]The University of Newcastle, AU; [40] The University of Western Australia, AU; [41] The Welcome Trust, UK; [42] Zentral Evaluations- und Akkreditierungsagentur (zeva), DE; and others

Memberships

Society for Psychophysiological Research (SPR)
International Organisation of Psychophysiology (IOP)
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Psychologie (DGPs)
Fachgruppe Allgemeine Psychologie der DGPs
Fachgruppe Biologische Psychologie der DGPs
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Psychophysiologie und ihre Anwendungen (DGPA)
Gesellschaft für Kognitionswissenschaft
Academia Europaea

Frontiers in Human Neuroscience


Contact

Cognitive and Biological Psychology

University of Leipzig
Faculty of Life Sciences
Institute of Psychology
Neumarkt 9-19
D-04109 Leipzig

Secretariat

Dagmar Schrödl
Phone: +49 341 97-39570
Email: dagmar dot schroedl at uni-leipzig dot de

Dorit Thieme
Phone: +49 341 97-39540
Email: d dot thieme at uni-leipzig dot de

Fax: +49 341 97-39271