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  Christoph Völter   Curriculum Vitae 

Curriculum Vitae

EDUCATION

2011 – Present Ph.D. student at the Department of Developmental and Comparative Psychology, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig; and Department of Animal Behaviour, University of Bielefeld, Bielefeld
Advisors: Dr. Josep Call and Prof. Dr. Oliver Krüger
2008 – 2010 M.Sc. in Neuro-cognitive Psychology, Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich
2005 – 2008 B.Sc. in Biological Sciences, University of Konstanz

 

FELLOWSHIPS AND AWARDS

2014 Postdoctoral Fellowship of the Max Planck Society
2011 – Present Doctoral Fellowship of the German National Academic Foundation
2011 Doctoral Fellowship of the Max Planck Society
2008 VEUK Award of the University of Konstanz for best bachelor thesis
2006 – 2010 Scholarship of the German National Academic Foundation

 

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

2010 – 2011 Research assistant to Dr. Ulrich Ettinger, Department of Psychiatry, LMU Munich
2009 Research project at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, supervised by Dr. Josep Call
2009 - 2010 Research assistant to Dr. Jan Zwickel, Neuro-Cognitive Psychology Unit, Department of Psychology, LMU Munich
2009 Research project at the chair for Experimental Psychology, LMU Munich, supervised by Dr. Jan Zwickel
2007 – 2008 Research assistant to Prof. Dr. Giovanni Galizia, chair for Neurobiology, University of Konstanz
2007 Internship in the working group of Prof. Dr. Carmen Birchmeier for Developmental Neurobiology and Signal Transduction, Max-Delbrück-Centre for Molecular Medicine, Berlin

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2014 Seminar on Origins of Human Cognition (co-taught with Prof. Dr. Michael Tomasello), IMPRS "The Leipzig School of Human Origins", Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig

 

AD HOC REVIEWER

Animal Behaviour, Cognition, Cognitive Science, Journal of Comparative Psychology