Moritz Walser, Dr. rer. nat

Research Associate (Postdoc) VCF

Moritz Walser

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 - 431 45
E-Mail: moritz.walser@tu-dresden.de

Research Statement

My current research addresses the experimental study of the maintenance and retrieval of delayed intentions, the deactivation of completed intentions as well as moderators of prospective memory and intention deactivation.

Scientific Education

6/2014Dr. rer. nat. (Ph.D.) in Psychology, Dresden University of Technology, Dresden, Germany (thesis “The failure of deactivating completed intentions”, supervisors: Rico Fischer, Ph.D., Thomas Goschke, Ph.D.)
5/2010Diploma in Psychology, Dresden University of Technology, Dresden, Germany (thesis “Issues of cognitive control in individuals with subclinical obsessive-compulsive symptoms: A pilot study”, supervisors: Thomas Goschke, Ph.D., Andrew Gloster, Ph.D.)

Professional Experience

Since 7/2014Postdoctoral research fellow, Institute of General Psychology, Biopsychology, and Psychological Research Methods, Dresden University of Technology, Dresden, Germany
7/2010-6/2014Research associate, Chair of General Psychology, Dresden University of Technology, Dresden, Germany  

Other Scientific Activities, Honors, Awards

2014Werner Straub Dissertation Award for an outstanding doctoral thesis (summa cum laude), Department of Psychology, Dresden University of Technology, Dresden, Germany

Selected Publications

Walser, M., Goschke, T., Möschl, M., & Fischer, R. (2016). Intention deactivation: Effects of prospective memory task similarity on aftereffects of completed intentions. Psychological Research

 

Walser, M., Goschke, T., & Fischer, R. (2014). The difficulty of letting go: moderators of the deactivation of

completed intentions. Psychological Research, 78(4), 574–583.

Walser, M., Plessow, F., Goschke, T., & Fischer, R. (2014). The role of temporal delay and repeated prospective

memory cue exposure on the deactivation of completed intentions. Psychological Research, 78(4),

584–596.

Beck, S., Ruge, H., Walser, M., & Goschke, T. (2014). The functional neuroanatomy of spontaneous

retrieval and strategic monitoring of delayed intentions. Neuropsychologia, 52, 37–50.

Walser, M., Fischer, R., Goschke, T., Kirschbaum, C., & Plessow, F. (2013). Intention retrieval and deactivation

following an acute psychosocial stressor. PLoS ONE, 8(12), e85685.

Walser, M., Fischer, R., & Goschke, T. (2012). The failure of deactivating intentions: Aftereffects of completed

intentions in the repeated prospective memory cue paradigm. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 38(4), 1030–1044.