Personal profile

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/

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 2018

  • 10159 Citations
  • 50 h-Index
  • 254 Article
  • 6 Chapter
  • 1 Review article

How much is enough—Can resting state fMRI provide a demarcation for neurosurgical resection in glioma?

Ghinda, D. C., Wu, J. S., Duncan, N. W. & Northoff, G. Jan 1 2018 In : Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. 84, p. 245-261 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Glioma
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Brain
Guidelines
Population

Too Fast or Too Slow? Time and Neuronal Variability in Bipolar Disorder - A Combined Theoretical and Empirical Investigation

Northoff, G., Magioncalda, P., Martino, M., Lee, H. C., Tseng, Y. C. & Lane, T. Jan 1 2018 In : Schizophrenia Bulletin. 44, 1, p. 54-64 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bipolar Disorder
Time Perception
Depression
Psychology
Major Depressive Disorder

Vascular-metabolic and GABAergic Inhibitory Correlates of Neural Variability Modulation. A Combined fMRI and PET Study

Qin, P., Duncan, N. W., Chen, D. Y-T., Chen, C-J., Huang, L-K., Huang, Z., Lin, C-Y. E., Wiebking, C., Yang, C-M., Northoff, G. & Lane, T. Mar 10 2018 In : Neuroscience.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blood Vessels
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Flumazenil
Occipital Lobe
Deoxyglucose

Abnormal Resting-State Connectivity in a Substantia Nigra-Related Striato-Thalamo-Cortical Network in a Large Sample of First-Episode Drug-Naïve Patients With Schizophrenia

Martino, M., Magioncalda, P., Yu, H., Li, X., Wang, Q., Meng, Y., Deng, W., Li, Y., Li, M., Ma, X., Lane, T., Duncan, N. W., Northoff, G. & Li, T. Jun 10 2017 In : Schizophrenia Bulletin.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Substantia Nigra
Schizophrenia
Dopamine
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Thalamus
9 Citations

Is There a Nonadditive Interaction Between Spontaneous and Evoked Activity? Phase-Dependence and Its Relation to the Temporal Structure of Scale-Free Brain Activity

Huang, Z., Zhang, J., Longtin, A., Dumont, G., Duncan, N. W., Pokorny, J., Qin, P., Dai, R., Ferri, F., Weng, X. & Northoff, G. Feb 1 2017 In : Cerebral cortex (New York, N.Y. : 1991). 27, 2, p. 1037-1059 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Mapping
Psychomotor Performance
Computer-Assisted Image Processing
Neuroimaging
Reading

Press / Media

Is This the Real Thing? How the Brain Separates Fantasy From Reality

Georg Northoff

8/30/17

2 items of media coverage

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Prefrontal neurons not expanded in human evolution [Neuroscience]>

Georg Northoff

8/9/16

1 item of media coverage

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Neuro-Philosophy & the Healthy Mind: Learning from the Unwell Brain

Georg Northoff

1/28/16

1 item of media coverage

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Does our self always travel with us?

Georg Northoff

11/3/15

1 item of media coverage

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Madely's Morning Minute - Oct. 08, 2015

Georg Northoff

10/8/15

1 item of media coverage

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