Eric Grießbach M.A.

Associated research staff and doctoral candidate
Academic Vita
  • since 2019: Research staff and doctoral candidate, Department for the Psychology of Human Movement and Sport, Institute of Sport Science, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
  • 2018: Research staff, Clinical Centre Bayreuth, Germany
  • 2015 - 2018: Master of Arts in Sport Science, Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena, Germany. Master's thesis topic: Effect of reward on the movement in a golf putting task
  • 2017 - 2018: Scientific research assistant, Clinical Centre Bayreuth
  • 2011 - 2015: Bachelor of Arts in Sport Science, Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena, Germany. Bachelor's thesis topic: Differences in stance behavior after perturbation between chronic low back pain patients and healthy subjects

Research Interests:

  • Multitasking
  • Biomechanical aspects of human walking
  • Motor Learning

Research Projects:

  • Research staff in a project funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG): Unraveling crosstalk from lower-level motor coordination to higher-levels in the cognitive-behavioral hierarchy
  • Research staff in a project funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG): Intelligent walking by humans and robots

Articles (peer-reviewed):

  • Grießbach, E., Raßbach, P., Herbort, O. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2022/accepted). Embodied decisions during walking. Journal of Neurophysiology.
  • Hildebrandt, A., Grießbach, E. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2022/accepted). Auditory perception dominates in motor rhythm reproduction. Perception.
  • Grießbach, E., Incagli, F., Herbort, O. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2021). Body dynamics of gait affect value-based decisions. Scientific Reports, 11, 11894. link
  • Raßbach, P., Grießbach, E., Cañal-Bruland, R. & Herbort, O. (2021). Deciding while moving: Cognitive interference biases value-based decisions. Acta Psychologica, 221, 103449. 
  • Vielemeyer, J., Griessbach, E., & Muller, R. (2019). Ground reaction forces intersect above the center of mass even when walking down visible and camouflaged curbs. J Exp Biol, 222(Pt 14). doi:10.1242/jeb.204305
  • AminiAghdam, S., Griessbach, E., Vielemeyer, J., & Muller, R. (2019). Dynamic postural control during (in)visible curb descent at fast versus comfortable walking velocity. Gait Posture, 71, 38-43. doi:10.1016/j.gaitpost.2019.04.014

Other Publications:

  • Grießbach, E., Herbort, O. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2022/ in press). Wechselwirkung von motorischen und kognitiven Prozessen in hierarchisch organisiertem Verhalten (pp. 46-58). In S. Klatt & B. Strauß (Hrsg.), Kognition und Motorik – Sportpsychologische Grundlagen und Anwendungen im Sport. Göttingen, Hogrefe Verlag.
  • Grießbach, E. (2019). Das Ergebnis eines vergangenen Wettkampfs beeinflusst Sporttreibende im Folgewettkampf. Zeitschrift für Sportpsychologie, 26(4), 170.