Prof. Dr. Rouwen Cañal-Bruland

Head of Department
Rouwen Cañal Bruland, Univ.-Prof. Dr
Rouwen Canal-Bruland
Office hours:
Tues., 14 - 15 o'clock after previous registration
by e-mail via the secretary's office (sabine.sorge@uni-jena.de)
Room O 101b
Seidelstraße 20
07749 Jena
Academic Vita Expand entry
  • since October 2016: Professor for the Psychology of Human Movement and Sport, Institute of Sport Science, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
  • 2008 - 2016: Assistant Professor at the Department of Human Movement Science at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
  • December 2007: PhD, University of Münster

Research visits to Liverpool John Moores University (UK), the University of Hong Kong (Hong Kong SAR, China) and the University of Virginia (USA)

Research Expand entry

Research Interests:

  • Motor learning and motor control
  • Implicit and explicit motor learning
  • Embodied cognition/ Embodied perception
  • Perception and Action
  • Expertise
  • Cognition and motor performance
  • Emotion and motor performance
  • Visual perception, attention and anticipation
  • Multisensory integration in sport

Selected Current Research Projects (funded by the German Research Foundation; DFG):

Unraveling crosstalk from lower-level motor coordination to higher levels in the cognitive-behavioral hierarchy (within the DFG SPP 1772: 'Human Performance under multiple cognitive task requirements: From Basic mechanisms to optimized task scheduling) 
Period: January 2019 - September 2022
Principal Investigators: Cañal-Bruland, R. (PI, FSU Jena) & Herbort, O. (PI & JMU Würzburg)

Moving in time and space - Do (a)symmetric time-space mappings depend on modality-specific processing?
Period: October 2018 - December 2020
Principal Investigators: Cañal-Bruland, R. (PI, FSU Jena) & Raab, M. (PI, DSHS Köln) together with Loeffler, J. (DSHS)

The groundedness of temporal and spatial representations in movement: Examining the bi-directionality and asymmetry hypotheses from an embodied cognition perspective
Period: November 2014 - February 2018
Principal Investigators: Raab, M. (PI, DSHS Köln) & Cañal-Bruland, R. (Co-PI, FSU Jena)

Supervised PhDs (supervisor & co-supervisor roles) and PhD-related publications:

Dr. Joost Pluijms - 2016, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (supervised together with Prof. Geert Savelsbergh).

Title of dissertation: Perceptual-cognitive skills and expert performance in sailing

  • Pluijms, J.P., Cañal-Bruland, R., Kats, S. & Savelsbergh, G.J.P. (2013). Translating key methodological issues into technological advancements when running in-situ experiments in sports: An example from sailing. International Journal of Sports Science & Coaching, 8, 89-103.
  • Pluijms, J.P., Cañal-Bruland, R., Bergmann Tiest, W.M., Mulder, F.A. & Savelsbergh, G.J.P. (2015). Expertise effects in cutaneous wind perception. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 77, 2121-2133.
  • Pluijms, J.P., Cañal-Bruland, R. & Savelsbergh, G.J.P. (2015). Zeilen voor goud: Hoe dan? Perceptuele vaardigheden en expertise-verschillen in de zeilsport. Tijdschrift voor Human Factors, 40(3), 19-24.
  • Pluijms, J.P., Cañal-Bruland, R., Hoozemans, M.J.M. & Savelsbergh, G.J.P. (2015). Visual search, movement behaviour and boat control during the windward mark rounding in sailing. Journal of Sports Sciences, 33, 398-410.
  • Pluijms, J.P., Cañal-Bruland, R., Hoozemans, M.J.M., Böcker, K., van Beek, M. & Savelsbergh, G.J.P. (2016). Quantifying external focus of attention in sailing by means of action sport cameras. Journal of Sports Sciences, 34, 1588-1595.

Dr. Jonna Löffler - 2018, German Sport University Cologne (supervised together with Prof. Markus Raab).

Title of dissertation: With the past behind and the future ahead: How forward and backward movement impact temporal and spatial representations.

  • Loeffler, J., Raab, M. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2016). A lifespan perspective on embodied cognition. Frontiers in Psychology, 7:845.
  • Loeffler, J., Raab, M. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2017). Does movement influence representations of time and space? PLOS ONE, 12(4): e0175192.
  • Loeffler, J., Raab, M. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2017). Walking back to the future: The impact of walking backward and forward on spatial and temporal concepts. Experimental Psychology, 64, 346-258.

Additional publications related to the PhD project:

  • Loeffler, J., Cañal-Bruland, R., Schroeger, A., Tolentino-Castro, W. & Raab, M. (2018). Interrelations between temporal and spatial cognition and movement: The role of modality-specific processing. Frontiers in Psychology, 9:2609.
  • Raab, M., Loeffler, J., & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2018). Embodied Cognition in der Lebensspanne. In U. Granacher, H. Mechling & C. Voelcker-Rehage (Eds.), Handbuch Bewegungs- und Sportgerontologie (pp. 460-466). Schorndorf: Hofmann.
  • Loeffler, J., Raab, M. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2020/ advance online). Let’s do the time warp again – Embodied learning of the concept of time in an applied school setting. Interactive Learning Environments. (doi: 10.1080/10494820.2020.1789669)
  • Loeffler, J., Cañal-Bruland, R. & Raab, M. (2020). Embodied Cognition. In J. Schüler, M. Wegner & H. Plessner (Eds.), Sportpsychologie – Grundlagen und Anwendungen (pp. 115-137). Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag.
  • Loeffler, J., Haunhorst, H., Cañal-Bruland, R. & Raab, M. (2021). Embodied Cognition: Sprache, Metaphern und Instruktionen im Sport. In A. Güllich und M. Krüger (Eds.), Sport in Kultur und Gesellschaft (pp. 313-326). Berlin: Springer

Dr. Laura Sperl - 2021, Friedrich Schiller University Jena.

Title of dissertation: Challenges in motor skill change: Unraveling behavioral, cognitive and electrophysiological correlates of proactive interference

  • Sperl, L. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2020). Changing automatized movement patterns. In N. J. Hodges & A. M. Williams (Eds.), Skill Acquisition in Sport: Research, Theory and Practice (3rd edition) (pp. 20-38). London: Routledge.
  • Sperl, L. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2020). Interindividual differences in the capability to change automatized movement patterns. Acta Psychologica, 204, 103027.
  • Sperl, L. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2020). Reducing proactive interference in motor tasks. Journal of Motor Behavior, 52, 372-381.
  • Sperl, L., Ambrus, G. G., Kaufmann, J., Schweinberger, S. R. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2021). Electrophysiological correlates underlying interference control in motor tasks. Biological Psychology, 163, 108138.
  • Sperl, L., Gergeleit, T. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2021). On the role of different subdimensions of inhibition for successful motor skill change. Human Movement Science, 77, 102801.
  • Sperl, L., Ruttloff, J., Ambrus, G.G., Kaufmann, J., Cañal-Bruland, R. & Schweinberger, S. R. (2021). Effects of motor restrictions on preparatory brain activity. Experimental Brain Research, 239, 3189-3203.

Dr. Amelie Heinrich - 2022, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg (supervised together with Prof. Oliver Stoll).

Title of dissertation: Elite Biathlon – An Interdisciplinary Approch to Unravel the Intricate Links Between Biological, Psychological and Social Factors Determining Biathlon Performance

  • Hansen, D.W., Heinrich, A. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2019). Aiming for the Quiet Eye in Biathlon. In Proceedings of the Symposium on Eye Tracking Research and Applications (ETRA '19; article No. 10; 7 pages). ACM, New York, NY, USA.
  • Heinrich, A., Hansen, D. W., Stoll, O. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2020). The impact of physiological fatigue and gaze behavior on shooting performance in expert biathletes. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 23, 883-890.
  • Heinrich, A., Stoll, O. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2021). A biopsychosocial framework to guide interdisciplinary research on biathlon performance. Frontiers in Psychology, 12:671901.
  • Heinrich, A., Müller, F., Stoll, O. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2021). Selection bias in social facilitation theory? Audience effects on elite biathletes’ performance are gender-specific. Psychology of Sport and Exercise, 55, 101943.
  • Heinrich, A., Köhler, H., Müller, F., Stoll, O. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (in revision). The impact of co-acting competitors on shooting performance in elite biathletes.

Dr. Anna Schröger - 2022, Friedrich Schiller University Jena (supervised together with Prof. Markus Raab).

Title of dissertation: Spatiotemporal biases in manual interception – effects of visual and auditory information processing

  • Loeffler, J., Cañal-Bruland, R., Schroeger, A., Tolentino-Castro, W. & Raab, M. (2018). Interrelations between temporal and spatial cognition and movement: The role of modality-specific processing. Frontiers in Psychology, 9:2609.
  • Schroeger, A., Tolentino-Castro, W. J., Raab, M. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2021). Effects of visual blur and contrast on spatial and temporal precision in manual interception. Experimental Brain Research, 239, 3343-3358.
  • Tolentino-Castro, W. J., Schroeger, A., Cañal-Bruland, R. & Raab, M. (2022). The impact of pitch on tempo-spatial accuracy and precision in intercepting a virtually moving ball. Journal of Motor Behavior, 54, 158-172.
  • Schroeger, A., Grießbach, E., Raab, M. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (in revision). Kappa effects modulate prediction and interception.
  • Schroeger, A., Raab, M. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2022). Tau and kappa in interception – how perceptual spatiotemporal interrelations affect movements. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics. (https://doi.org/10.3758/s13414-022-02516-0

Alexandra Hildebrandt - Dissertation submitted in June 2022, Friedrich Schiller University Jena.

Topic of the PhD project: Multisensory integration in complex rhythmic motor performance

  • Hildebrandt, A. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2020). Is gait-based visual regulation identical to gaze-based visual regulation in inexperienced athletes’ long-jump run-ups? Human Movement Science, 73, 102681.
  • Hildebrandt, A. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2021). Effects of auditory feedback on gait behavior, gaze patterns and outcome performance in long jumping. Human Movement Science, 78, 102827.
  • Hildebrandt, A., Grießbach, E. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2022). Auditory perception dominates in motor rhythm reproduction. Perception, 51, 403-416.

Eric Grießbach - ongoing supervision (since 2019), Friedrich Schiller University Jena (supervised together with Dr. Oliver Herbort).

Topic of the PhD project: Unraveling crosstalk from lower-level motor coordination to higher levels in the cognitive-behavioral hierarchy

  • Grießbach, E., Incagli, F., Herbort, O. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2021). Body dynamics of gait affect value-based decisions. Scientific Reports, 11, 11894.
  • Raßbach, P., Grießbach, E., Cañal-Bruland, R. & Herbort, O. (2021). Deciding while moving: Cognitive interference biases value-based decisions. Acta Psychologica, 221, 103449.
  • Grießbach, E., Herbort, O. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2022). 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., Raßbach, P., Herbort, O. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (under review). Embodied decisions during walking.

Philipp Raßbach - ongoing supervision (since 2020), Julius Maximilians University Würzburg (supervised together with Dr. Oliver Herbort).

Topic of the PhD project: Unraveling crosstalk from lower-level motor coordination to higher levels in the cognitive-behavioral hierarchy

  • Raßbach, P., Grießbach, E., Cañal-Bruland, R. & Herbort, O. (2021). Deciding while moving: Cognitive interference biases value-based decisions. Acta Psychologica, 221, 103449.
  • Grießbach, E., Raßbach, P., Herbort, O. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (under review). Embodied decisions during walking.

Henrietta Weinberg - ongoing supervision (since 2022), Friedrich Schiller University Jena

Topic of the PhD project: Perception and Action in Context.

Norman Hüttner - ongoing supervision (since 2022), Friedrich Schiller University Jena

Topic of the PhD project: Motor performance in joint action tasks: The role of dyadic motive fit.

Publications Expand entry

Selected publications in peer-review journals (2016-today):

  • Cañal-Bruland, R., Meyerhoff, H.S. & Müller, F. (2022/accepted). Context modulates the impact of auditory information on anticipation. Cognitive Research: Principles and Implications.
  • Hildebrandt, A., Grießbach, E. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2022). Auditory perception dominates in motor rhythm reproduction. Perception, 51, 403-416.
  • Müller, F. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2022). On the relationship between individual differences in motives and motor performance. International Journal of Sports Science & Coaching. (https://doi.org/10.1177/17479541221085940)
  • Schroeger, A., Raab, M. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2022). Tau and kappa in interception – how perceptual spatiotemporal interrelations affect movements. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics. (https://doi.org/10.3758/s13414-022-02516-0)
  • Tolentino-Castro, W. J., Schroeger, A., Cañal-Bruland, R. & Raab, M. (2022). The impact of pitch on tempo-spatial accuracy and precision in intercepting a virtually moving ball. Journal of Motor Behavior, 54, 158-172.
  • Grießbach, E., Incagli, F., Herbort, O. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2021). Body dynamics of gait affect value-based decisions. Scientific Reports, 11, 11894.
  • Heinrich, A., Müller, F., Stoll, O. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2021). Selection bias in social facilitation theory? Audience effects on elite biathletes’ performance are gender-specific. Psychology of Sport and Exercise, 55, 101943.
  • Heinrich, A., Stoll, O. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2021). A biopsychosocial framework to guide interdisciplinary research on biathlon performance. Frontiers in Psychology, 12:671901.
  • Hildebrandt, A. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2021). Effects of auditory feedback on gait behavior, gaze patterns and outcome performance in long jumping. Human Movement Science, 78, 102827.
  • Müller, F., Abad Borger, K., Kellermann, C. M., Wellnitz, M. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2021). The relationship of motive disposition and situational incentives to individual differences in choking under pressure. Human Movement Science, 78, 102831.
  • Raßbach, P., Grießbach, E., Cañal-Bruland, R. & Herbort, O. (2021). Deciding while moving: Cognitive interference biases value-based decisions. Acta Psychologica, 221, 103449. 
  • Schroeger, A., Tolentino-Castro, W. J., Raab, M., Cañal-Bruland, R. (2021). Effects of visual blur and contrast on spatial and temporal precision in manual interception. Experimental Brain Research, 239, 3343-3358.
  • Sperl, L., Ambrus, G. G., Kaufmann, J., Schweinberger, S. R. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2021). Electrophysiological correlates underlying interference control in motor tasks. Biological Psychology, 163, 108138.
  • Sperl, L., Gergeleit, T. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2021). On the role of different subdimensions of inhibition for successful motor skill change. Human Movement Science, 77, 102801.
  • Sperl, L., Ruttloff, J., Ambrus, G. G., Kaufmann, J., Cañal-Bruland, R. & Schweinberger, S. R. (2021). Effects of motor restrictions on preparatory brain activity. Experimental Brain Research, 239, 3189-3203.
  • de la Rosa, S., Meilinger, T., Streuber, S., Saulton, A., Fademrecht, L., Quiros-Ramirez, M. A., Bülthoff, H., Bülthoff, I., & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2020). Visual appearance modulates motor control in social interactions. Acta Psychologica, 210, 103168.
  • Heinrich, A., Hansen, D. W., Stoll, O. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2020). The impact of physiological fatigue and gaze behavior on shooting performance in expert biathletes. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 23, 883-890.
  • Helm, F., Cañal-Bruland, R., Mann, D. L., Troje, N. F. & Munzert, J. (2020). Integrating situational probability and kinematic information when anticipating disguised movements. Psychology of Sport and Exercise, 46, 101607.
  • Hildebrandt, A. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2020). Is gait-based visual regulation identical to gaze-based visual regulation in inexperienced athletes’ long-jump run-ups? Human Movement Science, 73, 102681.
  • Loeffler, J., Raab, M. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2020). Let’s do the time warp again – Embodied learning of the concept of time in an applied school setting. Interactive Learning Environments.
  • Müller, F. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2020). Interindividual differences in incentive sensitivity moderate motivational effects of competition and cooperation on motor performance. PLOS ONE, 15(9): e0237607.
  • Müller, F. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2020). Motivation in the wild: A critical review of the relationship between motives and motor performance. Motivation Science,  6, 93-109.
  • Sperl, L. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2020). Interindividual differences in the capability to change automatized movement patterns. Acta Psychologica, 204, 103027.
  • Sperl, L. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2020). Reducing proactive interference in motor tasks. Journal of Motor Behavior, 52, 372-381. (doi: 10.1080/00222895.2019.1635984)
  • Loffing, F., Prelle, L., Heil, L. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2019). Body-specific influences on performance evaluation in realistic dynamic scenes. Laterality: Asymmetries of Body, Brain and Cognition, 24, 355-372.
  • Müller, F., Jauernig, L. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2019). The sound of speed: How grunting affects opponents’ anticipation in tennis. PLoS ONE, 14(4): e0214819.
  • Cañal-Bruland, R., Müller, F., Lach, B. & Spence, C. (2018). Auditory contributions to visual anticipation in tennis. Psychology of Sport and Exercise, 36, 100-103.
  • Gray, R. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2018). Integrating visual trajectory and probabilistic information in baseball batting. Psychology of Sport and Exercise, 36, 123-131.
  • Loeffler, J., Cañal-Bruland, R., Schroeger, A., Tolentino-Castro, W. & Raab, M. (2018). Interrelations between temporal and spatial cognition and movement: The role of modality-specific processing. Frontiers in Psychology, 9:2609.
  • Müller, F., Best, J. F. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2018). Goalkeepers’ reputations bias shot placement in soccer penalties. Journal of Sport & Exercise Psychology, 40, 128-134.
  • Cañal-Bruland, R. (2017). Deception Detection in Action: Embodied Simulation in Antisocial Human Interactions. Frontiers in Psychology, 8:166.
  • Eils, E., Cañal-Bruland, R., Sieverding, L., de Lussanet, M., & Zentgraf, K. (2017). Vision adds to haptics when dyads perform a whole-body joint balance task. Experimental Brain Research, 235, 2089-2102.
  • Loeffler, J., Raab, M. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2017). Does movement influence representations of time and space? PLoS ONE, 12(4): e0175192.
  • Loeffler, J., Raab, M. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2017). Walking back to the future: The impact of walking backward and forward on spatial and temporal concepts. Experimental Psychology, 64, 346-258.
  • Loffing, F. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2017). Anticipation in sport. Current Opinion in Psychology, 16, 6-11.
  • Rinsma, T., van der Kamp, J., Dicks, M. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2017). Nothing magical: Pantomimed grasping is controlled by the ventral stream. Experimental Brain Research, 235, 1823-1833.
  • Stins, J.F., Marmolejo-Ramos, F., Hulzinga, F., Wenker, E., & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2017). Words that move us. The effects of sentences on body sway. Advances in Cognitive Psychology, 13, 156-165.
  • Cañal-Bruland, R., van der Kamp, J. & Gray, R. (2016). Acting is Perceiving! Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 39 (e233), 22-23.
  • Cañal-Bruland, R., van der Meer, Y. & Moerman, J. (2016). Can visual illusions be used to facilitate sport skill learning? Journal of Motor Behavior, 48, 385-389.
  • Loeffler, J., Raab, M. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2016). A lifespan perspective on embodied cognition. Frontiers in Psychology, 7:845.
  • Pluijms, J.P., Cañal-Bruland, R., Hoozemans, M.J.M., Böcker, K., van Beek, M. & Savelsbergh, G.J.P. (2016). Quantifying external focus of attention in sailing by means of action sport cameras. Journal of Sports Sciences, 34, 1588-1595.
  • Stins, J., Habets, L., Jongeling, R. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2016). Being (un)moved by mental time travel. Consciousness and Cognition, 42, 374-381.

Selected book chapters:

  • 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.
  • Loeffler, J., Cañal-Bruland, R. & Raab, M. (2020). Embodied Cognition. In J. Schüler, M. Wegner & H. Plessner (Eds.), Sportpsychologie – Grundlagen und Anwendung (pp. 115-137). Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag.
  • Sperl, L. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2020). Changing automatized movement patterns. In N. J. Hodges & A. M. Williams (Eds.), Skill Acquisition in Sport: Research, Theory and Practice (3rd edition) (pp. 20-38). Routledge.
  • Jackson, R. C. & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2019). Deception in sport. In A. M. Williams & R. C. Jackson (Eds.), Anticipation and Decision Making in Sport (pp. 99-116). Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge.
  • Loeffler, J., Haunhorst, H., Cañal-Bruland, R. & Raab, M. (2018). Embodied Cognition: Sprache, Metaphern und Instruktionen im Sport. In A. Güllich und M. Krüger (Eds.), Sport in Kultur und Gesellschaft (pp. 1-14). Berlin: Springer.
  • Raab, M., Loeffler, J., & Cañal-Bruland, R. (2018). Embodied Cognition in der Lebensspanne. In U. Granacher, H. Mechling & C. Voelcker-Rehage (Eds.), Handbuch Bewegungs- und Sportgerontologie (pp. 460-466). Schorndorf: Hofmann.

 For a complete list and citations, feel free to check my google scholar profile.

Further Activities Expand entry

Editorial Service:

  • Member of the Editorial Board of Human Movement Science (since 09.2021)
  • Member of the Editorial Board of Psychology of Sport and Exercise (since 02.2020)
  • Member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Sports Sciences (since 11.2019)
  • Action Editor and member of the joint Editorial Board of Perception and i-Perception (2016-2021)
  • Associate Editor and member of the Editorial Board of Frontiers in Psychology: Performance Science (2016-2021) 
  • Academic Editor and member of the Editorial Board of PLOS ONE (2013-2016)
  • Associate Editor of the Zeitschrift für Sportpsychologie (2015-2019)

 Ad Hoc Journal Reviewer:

  • Acta Psychologica
  • Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics
  • British Journal of Psychology
  • Cognition
  • Current Directions in Psychological Science
  • Ergonomics 
  • Experimental Brain Research
  • Frontiers in Human Neuroscience
  • Frontiers in Movement Science and Sport Psychology
  • Frontiers in Performance Science
  • Human Movement Science
  • Infant Behavior and Development
  • International Journal of Sport Psychology
  • International Journal of Sports Science & Coaching
  • iScience
  • Journal of Cognitive Psychology
  • Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied
  • Journal of Experimental Psychology: General
  • Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception & Performance
  • Journal of Expertise
  • Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology
  • Journal of Sports Sciences
  • Learning and Individual Differences
  • Medicine & Science in Sport & Exercise
  • Perception
  • Perceptual & Motor Skills
  • PLoS ONE
  • Psychological Research
  • Psychology of Sport and Exercise
  • Psychonomic Bulletin & Review
  • Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport
  • Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports
  • Scientific Reports
  • Sports Medicine
  • Vision Research
  • Zeitschrift für Sportpsychologie

 Reviewer For Funding Agencies & Foundations:

  • National Science Foundation (NSF; USA)
  • Agence National de la Recherche (ANR; France)
  • Nederlandse Organisatie voor Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek (NWO; The Netherlands)
  • Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG; Germany)
  • German Academic Scholarship Foundation (Germany)

 Memberships:

  • Psychonomic Society
  • North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activitiy (Naspspa)
  • German Association of Sport Psychology (asp)
  • German Association of Sport Science (dvs)
  • German Psychological Society (DGPs)
Teaching Expand entry

Winter Term 2021/2022:

  • Introduction to Motor Learning and Control (lecture, 1st year)
  • Psychological Factors and Human Performance (seminar B.Sc.)
  • Current Topics in Motor Learning and Control (seminar B.Sc.)
  • Colloquium (for State Examination): Sport Psychology & Motor Learning and Control and seminar for P.E. students on Motor Learning
  • Research Colloquium (for Bachelor's and Master's theses): Sport Psychology & Motor Learning and Control
  • Cognitive aspects of motor performance in sports (seminar M.A.)
  • Social psychological phenomena in sports (seminar M.A.)