Research Foci



- Tania Singer gives a keynote on how to reduce burnout, stress, and depression by mental training. She emphasizes how this is even more important during turbulent times and how it relates to business leaders and organizations. November 19th. more

- We launched the CovSocial research project: a Berlin research project on experiencing stress, social cohesion and resilience during the Corona crisis in cooperation with the Charite, the Humboldt-Universitaet zu Berlin and the MPI for Psychiatry, funded by the Max Planck Society and the Berlin University Alliance (BUA). September 10th. more

- In a recent podcast, Sarah Stephens (Cuba Platform) continues a conversation with john a. powell (Othering and Belonging Institute) and Tania Singer on othering, brain science, and pathways to belonging, compassion, and care. July 22nd, more

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New Publications

- Grosse Wiesmann, C., Friederici, A., Singer, T & N. Steinbeis (2020). Two systems for thinking about other's thoughts in the developing brain. PNAS.

- Trautwein, F., Kanske P., Böckler-Raettig, A. & T. Singer (2020). Differential Benefits of Mental Training Types for Attention, Compassion, and Theory of Mind. Cognition, 194. 104039.

Prof. Dr. Tania Singer

Scientific Head
Social Neuroscience Lab
Max Planck Society

Visiting Address:
Campus Nord, Haus5
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Philippstrasse 13
10099 Berlin

Phone: +49 30 209346-180
Fax:     +49 30 209346-189


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