Skip to main content


Thinking, Speaking, Acting - Potsdam Cognitive Sciences Seek Participants for Research Projects

We are looking for participants in our studies:
The cognitive sciences are always welcoming new participants to our studies, e.g. experiments on reading, attention, memory, sentence processsing, picture interpretation, etc. Detailed information you can find here.

Potsdam Day of the Sciences 2024

The Department of Cognitive Sciences will present itself and its tasks at the Potsdam Day of Sciences on 4 May 2024 from 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm on the Telegrafenberg. Here you will also get an insight into the projects funded by the structural division. You can find detailed information here.

New appointments

Prof. Dr. Aileen Oeberst takes over the W3 professorship for Social Psychology at the Faculty of Human Sciences. Start of service was 1 April 2024.

Prof. Dr. Julia Haaf is taking up a W2 professorship for Psychological Research Methods, Statistics and Evaluation at the Faculty of Human Sciences. She will start on 1 March 2024.

Prof. Dr. Martin Salzmann is taking up the W2 professorship for Grammar Theory with a focus on syntax in the Department of Linguistics at the Faculty of Human Sciences. Starting date is 01 November 2023.