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Prof. Dr.
Raffael Kalisch

Professor and Director of Neuroimaging Center Mainz (NIC)

Group Leader at LIR

Contact

Neuroimaging Center (NIC) of the Focus Program Translational Neuroscience Mainz
University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University
&
Leibniz Institute for Resilience Research (LIR) gGmbH

Langenbeckstr. 1
55131 Mainz

+49 (0) 6131 17-8419 or -4588

CRC 1193 PROJECTS

Expertise

Cognitive Neuroscience

Resilience, fear, anxiety, stress, conditioning/extinction, emotion regulation, safety learning, appraisal theory

Vita

Since 01/2020

Research Group Leader at Leibniz Institute for Resilience Research (LIR) gGmbH, Mainz

01/2018 – 12/2019

Research Group Leader at German Resilience Center (DRZ) gGmbH, Mainz

2014

Founding member of Deutsches Resilienz Zentrum, Mainz (DRZ)

Since 10/2012

Professor for Human Neuroimaging (W2) and director, Neuroimaging Center, Mainz

01/2008 –12/2012

DFG Emmy Noether research group leader, Institute for Systems Neuroscience, University Medical Center, Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE)

08/2007 – 12/2007

Research group leader, Institute for Systems Neuroscience, UKE

06/2006 – 07/2007

Postdoctoral researcher, Institute for Systems Neuroscience, UKE

02/2003 – 04/2006

Postdoctoral researcher, Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, University College London

03/2002 – 01/2003

Postdoctoral researcher, NMR study group, Max Planck Institute for Psychiatry, Munich

11/1998 – 02/2002

Doctoral student, NMR study group, Max Planck Institute for Psychiatry, Munich

Publications

Kalisch R, Gerlicher AMV, Duvarci S (2019) A Dopaminergic Basis for Fear Extinction. Trends Cogn Sci 23:274-7.

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Kalisch R, Müller MB, Tüscher O (2015) A conceptual framework for the neurobiological study of resilience. Behav Brain Sci 38:1-79.

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Gerlicher A, Tüscher O, Kalisch R (2018) Making extinction last: dopamine-dependent prefrontal reactivations explain long-term benefit of fear extinction. Nat Commun 9:4294.

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Kalisch R*, Cramer AOJ*, Binder H, Fritz J, Leertouwer I, Lunansky G, Meyer B, Timmer J, Veer IM, van Harmelen AL (2019) Deconstructing and Reconstructing Resilience: A Dynamic Network Approach. Perspect Psychol Sci 14(5):765-77.

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Kalisch R, Baker DG, Basten U, Boks MP, Bonanno GA, Brummelman E, Chmitorz A, Fernàndez G, Fiebach CJ, Galatzer-Levy I, Geuze E, Groppa S, Helmreich I, Hendler T, Hermans EJ, Jovanovic T, Kubiak T, Lieb K, Lutz B, Müller MB, Murray RJ, Nievergelt CM, Reif A, Roelofs K, Rutten BPF, Sander D, Schick A, Tüscher O, Van Diest I, van Harmelen AL, Veer IM, Vermetten E, Vinkers CH, Wager TD, Walter H, Wessa M, Wibral M, Kleim B (2017) The resilience framework as a strategy to combat stress-related disorders. Nat Hum Behav 1:784−90.

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Kalisch R, Müller MB, Tüscher O (2015) A conceptual framework for the neurobiological study of resilience. Behav Brain Sci 27:1−79.

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Haaker J, Gaburro S, Sah A, Gartmann N, Lonsdorf TB, Meier K, Singewald N, Pape HC, Morellini F*, Kalisch R* (2013) Single dose of L-dopa makes extinction memories context-independent and prevents the return of fear. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 110:E2428-36. (*, equal contribution)

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Coordinating Functions

2018-present

Deputy Chairperson and Past Spokesperson intresa

2016-2018

Founding Chairperson International Resilience Alliance (intresa.org)

since 2016

Deputy spokesperson of the Collaborative Research Center

2015-present

Organizer International Symposium on Resilience Research

Editorial and Scientific Advisory Board

2018-present

Advisory Board Clinical Research Priority Program (CRPP) "Synapse & Trauma" (University of Zurich)

2016-present

Advisory Board Methusalem Research Program “Asthenes: From acute aversive sensations to chronic bodily symptoms” (KU Leuven)

Awards, Grants and Honor

2019-present

Honorary PI, HPRnet Project “A multi-systems approach to demand and resilience resource profiles within the at sea deployment setting” (Defence Science and Technology Group, Commonwealth Department of Defence, Australia)

2018-present

Coordinator, EU Horizon2020 project Dynamic MOdelling of REsilience (DynaMORE; dynamore-project.eu)

2008 – 2012

DFG Emmy Noether research group

2003 – 2005

EU Marie Curie Individual Fellowship for postdoctoral studies

1997

Stipend of Medizinstiftung, University of Marburg for diploma studies at Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris

Memberships

Society for Neuroscience, Neurowissenschaftliche Gesellschaft