Jakub Limanowski

Year 2022

Universität Greifswald

Institut für Psychologie

Lehrstuhl Biologische Psychologie
Franz-Mehring-Str. 47
17489 Greifswald

Technische Universität Dresden

Centre for Tactile Internet with Human-in-the-Loop CeTI – Cluster of Excellence

Georg-Schumann-Str. 9
01187 Dresden

Portrait of Jakub Limanowski. He has dark blond hair and blue eyes. He wears glasses and a light blue shirt.
Photo: Peter Himsel

Research areas

  • Biological psychology

  • Cognitive neuroscience

  • Body representation

  • Action control

  • Virtual reality

  • Brain network analyses


  • since 2022
    Professor, Institute of Psychology, Universität Greifswald

  • since 2021
    Freigeist Fellow (funded by the VolkswagenStiftung),
    Faculty of Psychology and Centre for Tactile Internet with Human-in-the-Loop, Technische Universität Dresden

  • since 2020
    Junior research group leader (TU Dresden Young Investigator),
    Human Perception and Action Laboratory,
    Centre for Tactile Internet with Human-in-the-Loop, Technische Universität Dresden

  • 2017-2020
    Marie-Skłodowska-Curie Actions Post-doctoral research fellow,
    Wellcome Centre for Human Neuroimaging, University College London,
    PI: Prof. Karl Friston

  • 2015-2017
    Post-doctoral researcher,
    Neurocomputation and Neuroimaging Unit, Freie Universität Berlin,
    PI: Prof. Felix Blankenburg

  • 2011-2015
    Ph.D. (Psychology)
    Department of Education and Psychology, Freie Universität Berlin and Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

  • 2008-2009
    Graduate Minor (Cognitive Science),
    Department of Psychology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY,
    Supervisors: Prof. James Cutting, Prof. David Field

  • 2005-2011
    Diploma (Psychology)
    Department of Psychology, Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg

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