Dr. Viola Priesemann
MPRG Group Leader & Fellow of the Schiemann Kolleg
Max Planck Institute for Dynamics and Self-Organization &
Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience
Göttingen, Germany

Research Positions
since 2016MPRG Group Leader (W2)
MPI for Dynamics and Self-Organization Göttingen
2014 - 2016Bernstein Fellow & Group Leader
Bernstein Center Göttingen
2013 - 2014PostDoc with Theo Geisel at the
MPI for Dynamics and Self-Organization Göttingen
2009 - 2013PhD Project at Caltech,
MPI for Brain Research &
Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies (FIAS)
with Gilles Laurent & Jochen Triesch
2010Marine Biology Laboratories, Woods Hole, USA
Summer School “Neural Systems and Behavior”
2008 - 2009École Normale Supérieure, Paris
with Christian Machens
2008Diploma (Master) in Physics
Technical University Darmstadt
2006 - 2008Research Thesis
MPI for Brain Research, Frankfurt
Honors & Grants
2016 - 2018Project Leader
Physics to Medicine Initiative
2016 - 2017German-Israel Foundation
Young Investigator Grant
2015Selected as Max Planck Research Group Leader
2015Fellow of the Schiemann Kolleg
2014 & 2015Chair of the Computational Neuroscience
Social at the Annual Meeting of the SfN
2010Thomas B. Grave and Elizabeth F. Grave Scholarship