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Dr.
Ulrike Basten

Postdoctoral researcher

Contact

Institute for Psychology
Goethe University
Theodor-W.-Adorno-Platz 6
60323 Frankfurt/Main

+49 (0) 69 798 35338

CRC 1193 PROJECTS

Expertise

Cognitive Neuroscience

Neurocognitive mechanisms of resilience

Processing of affective information in the brain: cognitive biases towards positive vs. negative information; integration of positive and negative information in decision making

Cognitive and neural mechanisms of trait anxiety: cognitive performance; neural efficiency

The brain bases of intelligence: neural efficiency; brain network topology

Vita

Since 07/2011

Postdoctoral researcher, Institute for Psychology, Neurocognitive Psychology, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany

07/2010 – 06/2011

Doctoral student, Institute for Psychology, Neurocognitive Psychology, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany

10/2006 – 06/2010

Doctoral student, Institute for Psychology, University of Heidelberg, Germany

07/2004 – 07/2006

Psychology, University of Heidelberg, Germany, Dipl. Psych., University of Heidelberg, Germany

01/2004 – 06/2004

Psychology, University of Exeter, UK

10/2002 – 12/2003

Psychology, University of Heidelberg, Germany

10/2000 – 09/2002

Psychology, University of Bielefeld, Germany

Publications

Hilger K, Ekman M, Fiebach CJ, Basten U (2017) Efficient hubs in the intelligent brain: Nodal efficiency of hub regions in the salience network is associated with general intelligence. Intelligence 60:10-25.

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Basten U, Hilger K, Fiebach CJ (2015) Where smart brains are different: A quantitative meta-analysis of functional and structural brain imaging studies on intelligence. Intelligence 51:10-27.

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Basten U, Stelzel C, Fiebach CJ (2012) Trait anxiety and the neural efficiency of manipulation in working memory. Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 12:571-88.

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Basten U, Stelzel C, Fiebach CJ (2012) Trait anxiety modulates the neural efficiency of inhibitory control. J Cogn Neurosci 23(10):3132-45.

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Basten U*, Biele G*, Heekeren HR, Fiebach CJ (2010) How the brain integrates costs and benefits during decision making. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 107:21767-72. *equal contribution

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Awards, Grants and Honor

2012

Ph.D. Award, Goethe University Frankfurt