Research Foci



- Cellular aging is linked to structural changes in the brain. Press release on a current paper which reports on outcomes which originated within the scope of the ReSource more

- Interview with Tania Singer and the Existential Consciousness Research Institute recorded at the Congress of the Akademie Heiligenfeld in May 2019. read more

- Podcast with Tania Singer, Jamila Tressel, Alan Posener and Lisa Rauschenberger (interviewer) on future directions for schools and learning. The podcast was produced by the Alfred Herrenhausen Society, August 2019. read more

- Tania Singer's talk
at the TOA Conference, July 3rd 2019

- The second ENCECON Workshop hosted by Mind & Life Europe took place at Schloss Buchenau. Tania Singer was co-organizer.

- In January 2019 our research group moved to Berlin. Visit us in Haus 5 at the Campus Nord of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.

New Publications

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

- Puhlmann, L., Valk, S., Engert, V., Bernhardt, B., Lin, J., Epel, E., Vrticka, P. & T. Singer (accepted). Association of short-term change in telomere length with cortical thinkness changes and effects of mental training among healthy adults: A randomised clinical trial. to appear in JAMA.

- Przyrembel, M., Vrticka, P., Engert, V. & T. Singer (in press). Loving-Kindness-Meditation - A Queen of Hearts? A Physio-Phenomenological Investigation on Variety of Experience. to appear in Journal of Consciousness Studies.

- Singer, T. & V. Engert (2019). It matters what you practice: Differential training effects on subjective experience, behavior, brain and body in the ReSource Project. Current Opinion in Psychology, 28, 151–158.

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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