RTG fellow Dr. Christine Michel (Max Planck Institute, Leipzig) returns to Bochum

Dr. Christine Michel of Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, will be visiting the RTG again from January 13th to 17th 2020. She already visited the… » read more

Samantha Ehli’s experiment became part of a documentation on TV: “Generation Helikopter-Eltern”

“Generation Helikopter-Eltern” focuses on the following questions: Are parents being more and more overprotective? What does this do to their children? The answers feature parts of Samantha Ehli’s experiment in… » read more

Call for PhD Applications

This is a call for 13 PhD-positions starting at the 1st of June 2020 as the key component of the Research Training Group „Situated Cognition“. The first round of PhD… » read more

RTG Closing Workshop: In Search of a New Theory of Cognition

On November 15th 2019, the PhDs students of our first cohort came together in Bochum to bring together their results and discuss connections and implications for further research.

RTG Fellow: Prof. Carrie Figdor (University of Iowa, Iowa)

In November/December 2019, Prof. Carrie Figdor from the University of Iowa will be visiting the RTG in Bochum. Carrie Figdor currently works as Professor at the Department of Philosophy and… » read more

RTG PhD fellow: Pankaj Singh (Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur)

Pankaj Singh of the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur , will be visiting the RTG from 01. – 30. September 2019. Pankaj Singh is currently a PhD student at the… » read more