Goldsmiths University of London
Education and academic positions
09/2015 – present
Lecturer in Psychology at Goldsmiths University of London (UK).
Director of the MSc in Music, Mind & Brain at Goldsmiths (UK).
Guest scientist at the Charité – University of Medicine Berlin (Germany).
05/2010 – 09/2015
Principal investigator at the Neurology Department of the Charité – University of Medicine Berlin (Germany). Research projects HE 6103/1-1 and HE 6103/1-2 funded by the DFG.
03/2014 – 09/2015
Guest scientist at the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences. Leipzig (Germany).
07/2009 – 05/2010
Post-doctoral position at the Motor Neuroscience Group of the Charité – University of Medicine Berlin (Germany).
Ph.D. in Neuroscience (Dr. rer. nat.) at the Center of Systems Neuroscience, Hanover (Germany). Summa cum laude.
10/2006 – 06/2009
Postgraduate Program Systems Neuroscience. Center of Systems Neuroscience. Hanover (Germany).
10/2006 – 06/2009
Marie Curie Early Stage Research Training (EST-021014) Ph.D. contract at the Center for Systems Neuroscience and Institute of Music Physiology and Musician’s Medicine, University of Music and Drama. Hanover (Germany).
Research stay at the Commission for Scientific Visualization, Austrian Academy of Sciences. Vienna (Austria).
07/2004 – 04/2005
Advanced Studies Diploma (MPhil.) at the Department of Fundamental Physics, Faculty of Science, UNED. Madrid (Spain). Summa cum laude.
05/2004 – 10/2004
Research stay at the Nonlinear Dynamics Group of the Institute for Physics and Astronomy, Potsdam University. Potsdam (Berlin).
02/2003 – 07/2004
Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Program Physics of Complex Systems. Department of Fundamental Physics, Faculty of Science, UNED. Madrid (Spain).
09/1996 – 09/2001
MSc. degree in Physics (Theoretical Physics), Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. Madrid (Spain).
- Awarded the Susanne Klein-Vogelbach-Preis for the research of human movement, 2014.
- Finalist (10 finalists) of the Marie Curie Award in the Category Promising Research Talent. Nomination by peer (Center for Systems Neuroscience, Hanover). European Commission, Marie Curie Actions, 2012.
- Graduate Award of the International Society of Performance Science, 2009.