8 results for group: board-member

Jakob Pietschnig

Jakob is Assistant Professor in the department for Developmental and Educational Psychology at the University of Vienna and heads the Individual Differences and Psychological Assessment Unit. His research interests are intelligence with a particular focus on the Flynn effect, biological bases of cognitive abilities, and effect reproducibility.</div

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Kirsten Hilger

Kirsten works as Senior Scientist at the Department for Biological Psychology at Julius Maximillian University Wuerzburg, Germany. She earned her PhD in Cognitive Neuroscience in 2018 at Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany, studying the neural bases of intelligence from a graph-theoretical Network Neuroscience perspective. In her current position she broadened her research interests to Virtual Reality applications in the study of pain-related fear and chronic pain. Concerning intelligence, her current projects strive for the further development of Network Neuroscience and Machine Learning-based Predictive Modelling approaches to enlighten the ...

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Emily Willoughby

Emily is a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Minnesota, where she recently earned her Ph.D. in the personality, individual differences and behavior genetics program area of psychology. Emily's research focuses on exploring the genetic and cognitive causes of human intelligence in addition to its associated outcomes. Her current projects include several experimental studies of the associations between cognitive ability, reaction time and skill acquisition and an adoption study of IQ with a cohort of now-adult families. In addition to teaching and research at the UMN, Emily is a professional scientific illustrator who specializes in ...

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