M.Sc. Tobias Rüttgens

Ruhr University Bochum
Department of Cognitive Psychology
44780 Bochum, Germany

Room: IB 6-69
Phone: +49-234-32-24497

Curriculum Vitae

since 2019: Associate of the International Graduate School of Neuroscience (IGSN)
Ruhr University Bochum

2018-2019: M.Sc. in Psychology (study focus: Legal Psychology)
Maastricht University
Thesis: "Does type of stimuli moderate the effects of acute stress on memory encoding?"

2017-2018: Semester Abroad
Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro

2015-2018: B.Sc. in Psychology
Maastricht University
Thesis: "Does physical exercise reduce the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease and is this effect universal to all types of exercise?"

since 2019: Research Assistant
Department of Cognitive Psychology, Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Ruhr University Bochum

2019: 6-month Research Internship
Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University

2017: 3-month Research Practical
Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience, Maastricht University

  • Acute psychosocial stress and memory encoding
  • Recognition memory
  • Eye-Tracking
  • Glucose and HPA-axis activity

German Psychological Society (DGPs)

  • Section Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology

German Society for Psychophysiology and its Applications (DGPA)

Current Teaching Activities:

  • Practical Course in Experimental Psychology
    B.Sc. Psychology, Ruhr University Bochum

Past Teaching Activities:

  • Seminar "Cognition II: Language, Thinking, Problem Solving"
    B.Sc. Psychology, Ruhr University Bochum