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Personal profile

URL

http://www.georgnorthoff.com/

Education

  • PhD, Philosophy (1999) – University of Duesseldorf
  • PhD, Psychiatry (1998) – University of Magdeburg
  • MA, Philosophy (1992) – University of Bochum
  • MA, Medicine (1990) – University of Muenchen
  • MD, Medicine (1989) – University of Bochum/Essen

Experience

  • 2014-present Honourary Professor, Dept. of Philosophy, Philosophy, Zhejiang University, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
  • 05/2009-present Canada Research Chair in Mind, Brain Imaging and Neuroethics, Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • 2012-present Full Professor and Head of Mental Disorders, Centre for Cognition and Brain Disorders, Normal University Hangzhou, Hangzhou, China
  • 2014-present Adjunct Distinguished Professor of Research Excellence, Research Centre for Mind, Brain and Learning & Department of Psychology, 1) Mind, Brain and Learn 2) Department of Psychology, National Chengchi University, National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan, Province Of China
  • 08/2014-07/2017 Visiting Professor, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, Province Of China
  • 2014-2019 Adjunct Research Professor, Arts and Social Sciences, Institute of Cognitive Science, Carleton University, Ontario, Canada
  • 2010-present Joint Professor, Department of Psychology, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • 04/2010-05/2011 Professor, Shuang Ho Hospital, Brain and Consciousness Research Centre, National Chengchi University, National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan, Province Of China
  • 05/2009-present Michael Smith Chair, Mental Health and Neuroscience, EJLB-CIHR, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • 05/2009-present Director of Research, Mind, Brain Imagining and Neuroethics, University of Ottawa Institute of Mental Health, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • 2009-present Full Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • 2009-present Professor, Philosophy, Faculty of Arts, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • 2009-present Joint Professor, Social Sciences, Department of Psychology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • 2005-2009 Full Professor, Neuropsychiatry, Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany
  • 2003-2005 Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany
  • 2003-2005 Chief Attending; Director, Laboratory of Neuroimaging and Neurophilosophy, University of Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany
  • 2000-2003 Visiting Associate Professor, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Awards

  • 2010, Visiting Associate Professor, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
  • 2000, Senior Investigator Award on Research on Schizophrenia.

Research Interests

  • CULTURAL NEUROSCIENCE
  • DEPRESSION
  • EMOTIONS, EMPATHY AND INTEROCEPTIVE AWARENESS
  • FORENSIC PSYCHIATRY
  • FREUD & NEUROPSYCHOANALYSIS
  • GABA & GLUTAMATE
  • NEURO-ETHICS
  • NEUROPHILOSOPHY
  • NEUROPSYCHIATRY
  • NEUROSCIENCE
  • RESTING STATE ACTIVITY
  • SCHIZOPHRENIA & CATATONIA
  • THE BRAIN & CONSCIOUSNESS
  • THE SELF & THE BRAIN

URL

http://www.georgnorthoff.com/

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Research Output 1992 2019

Abnormal Functional Relationship of Sensorimotor Network With Neurotransmitter-Related Nuclei via Subcortical-Cortical Loops in Manic and Depressive Phases of Bipolar Disorder

Martino, M., Magioncalda, P., Conio, B., Capobianco, L., Russo, D., Adavastro, G., Tumati, S., Tan, Z., Lee, H-C., Lane, T. J., Amore, M., Inglese, M. & Northoff, G., May 31 2019, In : Schizophrenia Bulletin. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thalamus
Bipolar Disorder
Neurotransmitter Agents
Raphe Nuclei
Basal Ganglia
2 Citations (Scopus)

Altered Global Signal Topography and Its Different Regional Localization in Motor Cortex and Hippocampus in Mania and Depression

Zhang, J., Magioncalda, P., Huang, Z., Tan, Z., Hu, X., Hu, Z., Conio, B., Amore, M., Inglese, M., Martino, M. & Northoff, G., Jun 18 2019, In : Schizophrenia Bulletin. 45, 4, p. 902-910 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Motor Cortex
Bipolar Disorder
Hippocampus
Depression
Episodic Memory

A neurophilosophical approach to perception

Gouveia, S. S. & Northoff, G., Jan 1 2019, Perception, Cognition and Aesthetics. Taylor and Francis, p. 41-63 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Direct Realism
Perceptual Experience
Smell
Theories of Perception
Time Perception

Cortical Contributions to Distinct Symptom Dimensions of Catatonia

Hirjak, D., Kubera, K. M., Northoff, G., Fritze, S., Bertolino, A. L., Topor, C. E., Schmitgen, M. M. & Wolf, R. C., Feb 7 2019, In : Schizophrenia Bulletin.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Catatonia
Schizophrenia
Prefrontal Cortex
Behavioral Symptoms
Affective Symptoms

From neuronal to psychological noise – Long-range temporal correlations in EEG intrinsic activity reduce noise in internally-guided decision making

Nakao, T., Miyagi, M., Hiramoto, R., Wolff, A., Gomez-Pilar, J., Miyatani, M. & Northoff, G., Nov 1 2019, In : NeuroImage. 201, 116015.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Noise
Electroencephalography
Decision Making
Psychology
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