We are hiring

We have an open posi­tion for a post-doc in our new lab in Helsin­ki; if you are look­ing for an excit­ing project inves­ti­gat­ing the link between cog­ni­tion, brain func­tion, and nutri­tion in humans, then check out our call here. The dead­line is 21. April, with reviews start­ing imme­di­ate­ly. Prospec­tive start...

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Too much is not enough

We are proud to announce that Annette Horstmann has pub­lished an arti­cle (in Ger­man) in the mag­a­zine Spek­trum der Wis­senschaft, explain­ing how the brains of peo­ple with obe­si­ty are dif­fer­ent to the brains of peo­ple with nor­mal weight — and how that may explain why some peo­ple find it hard...

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New grant by the Roland Ernst Foundation

We are very pleased to announce that Maria Poes­sel and Annette Horstmann, in col­lab­o­ra­tion with Thomas Hum­mel (from the Smell and Taste Cen­ter), have been award­ed a research grant by the Roland Ernst Foun­da­tion, worth 108.000 €. We will explore the influ­ence of smell per­cep­tion on eat­ing behav­ior in obe­si­ty using EEG and fMRI. With this...

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