Franziska Maria Korb, Dr. rer. nat.

Postdoctoral Researcher/Lecturer VCF

Franziska Maria Korb

Contact information

Faculty of Science, Department of Psychology
Institute of General Psychology, Biopsychology and Methods of Psychology

Technische Universität Dresden
Zellescher Weg 17
01069 Dresden

Phone: +49 (0)351 463-35113
E-Mail: franziska.korb@tu-dresden.de

Scientific Education

2004 – 2007PhD student at the University of Leipzig, research conducted at the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences Leipzig, Department of Cognitive Neurology
1998 – 2004Psychology studies at the University of Leipzig; Diploma 2004, thesis advisor: Dr. Marcel Brass (then Postdoctoral Researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences Leipzig, now Professor at Ghent University)

Professional Experience

Since 04/2015Postdoctoral Researcher/Lecturer, Chair of General Psychology, TU Dresden (Prof. Dr. Thomas Goschke)
04/2013 – 03/2015Postdoctoral Researcher/Lecturer, Chair of Lifespan Developmental Neuroscience, TU Dresden (Prof. Shu-Chen Li, PhD)
01/2010 – 02/2013 Postdoctoral Researcher, Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham NC, USA (Assistant Professor Tobias Egner, PhD)
10/2008 – 12/2009Guest Scientist, Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences Leipzig, Department of Cognitive Neurology (Prof. Dr. D. Yves von Cramon, Prof. Dr. Arno Villringer)
11/2007 – 06/2009Postdoctoral Researcher, University Clinic Cologne, Department of Neurology (Prof. Dr. Gereon Fink) in collaboration with the Max Planck Institute for Neurology Cologne (PD Dr. Ricarda I. Schubotz, now Professor at the University of Münster)
07/2004 – 10/2007PhD student at the University of Leipzig, research conducted at the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences Leipzig, Department of Cognitive Neurology
04/2002 – 09/2002Research Internship at the University of California San Diego (Prof. Harold Pashler)
10/1999 – 06/2004Research Assistant at the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences Leipzig, Department of Cognitive Neurology (Advisers: Dr. Grit Hein, now University of Zürich; Dr. Katja Werheid, now Prof. at Humboldt University Berlin, Dr. Marcel Brass, now Prof. at Ghent University)

Other Scientific Activities, Honors, Awards

2014(1) Charlotte Bühler Award for excellent teaching at TU Dresden (2) start-up grant for pilot studies, Department of Psychology, TU Dresden (3) DAAD travel award to attend the Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society in Boston MA, USA  
2013(1) best poster award at the “Determinants of Executive Functions and Dysfunctions” (DEFD) Annual Conference in Boulder CO, USA (2) travel award to attend the DEFD conference  
Since 2010ad-hoc reviewer for the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC, part of the RCUK, Research Councils United Kingdom), Neurobiology of Aging, Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory and Cognition, Neuroimage, Brain & Cognition