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Annekathrin Weise

Dr. rer. nat, Postdoc (DFG Fellow)

Research Interests

  • (sensory) Memory, perception
  • (involuntary) Attention
  • Behavior
  • Auditory processing

Selected publications

  • Weise, A., Grimm, S., Rimmele, J. M., & Schröger, E. (2021). Auditory representations for long lasting sounds: Insights from neural oscillations and event-related brain potentials. PsyArXiv.
  • Weise, A., Schröger, E., & Horváth, J. (2018). The detection of higher-order acoustic transitions is reflected in the N1 ERP. Psychophysiology55(7), e13063.
  • Weise, A., Hartmann, T., Schröger, E., Weisz, N., & Ruhnau, P. (2016). Cross-modal distractors modulate oscillatory alpha power – The neural basis of impaired task performance. Psychophysiology, 53(11), 1651-1659.  
  • Weise, A., Bendixen, A., Müller, D., & Schröger, E. (2012). Which kind of transition is important for sound representation? An event-related potential study. Brain Research, 1464, 30–42.
  • Weise, A., Schröger, E., & Bendixen, A. (2012). The processing of concurrent sounds based on inharmonicity and synchronous onsets: an object-related negativity (ORN) study. Brain Research, 1439, 73–81. 
  • Weise, A., Schröger, E., Fehér, B., Folyi, T., & Horváth, J. (2012). Auditory event-related potentials reflect dedicated change detection activity for higher-order acoustic transitions. Biological Psychology, 91(1), 142–149. 
  • Timm, J., Weise, A., Grimm, S., & Schröger, E. (2011). An Asymmetry in the Automatic Detection of the Presence or Absence of a Frequency Modulation within a Tone: A Mismatch Negativity Study. Frontiers in Psychology, 2, 189. 


  1. 2007-2016

    Doctoral and Post-doctoral studies

    University of Leipzig (Prof. E. Schröger, Prof. A. Bendixen, Prof. M. Witt)

Professional Experience

  1. 2016-2021
    Researcher at the Centre for Cognitive Neuroscience (Prof. N. Weisz)
    University of Salzburg
  2. 2015-2016
    Research stay
    Rotman Research Institute at Baycrest, Toronto, Canada (Dr. B. Ross)
  3. 2014
    Research stay
    CIMeC MEG lab in Trento, Italy (Prof. N. Weisz)

Selected Awards / Scholarships

  • DFG Research Fellowship for a 24 months research stay (research project: 'Neurocognition and Distraction')
    OBOB lab, University of Salzburg
  • DAAD scholarship for a 6-months research stay (Jun to Nov 2016)
    Cognitive and Biological Psychology, University of Leipzig, Germany
  • PostDoc fellowship from the Erasmus Mundus Student Exchange Network in Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience for a 10-months research stay (from 17th Feb 2015)
    Rotman Research Institute, Toronto, Canada
  • Travel award from the G.-A. Lienert foundation to train junior scientists in biopsychological methods for a 1 month research stay (Oct 2014)
    Lab of Prof. Nathan Weisz, Trento, Italy
  • Travel award from the Research Academy Leipzig for the participation at the Summerschool ‘Auditory Cognition’ (6th to 14th Jul 2011)
    Groningen, Netherlands