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Friedemann Bernd Pulvermüller Edit Profile

linguist , Psychologist , Neuroscientist

Friedemann Bernd Pulvermüller, German Linguist, neurobiologist. Recipient Attempto award for Neurobiol. Research, 1994; grantee DeutscheForschungsgemeinschaft, 1991-1995, Stiftung zur Föderung der Philosophie, 1988-1990; fellow State of Baden-Württemberg, 1986-1988. Member Society for Psychophysiol. Research (Distinguished Science award for Early Career Contribution to Psychophysiology 1995), Society for Neurosci.

Background

Pulvermüller, Friedemann Bernd was born on April 18, 1960 in Tübingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Son of Egon L. and Ingeborg M. (Messmer) Pulvermüller.

Education

Master of Arts in Biology, University Tübingen, 1985. Doctor of Philosophy in Linguistics, University Tübingen, 1989. Habilitation in Behavioral Neurosci., University Tübingen, 1995.

Habilitation in Psychology, University Tübingen, 1998. Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology, University Tübingen, 1999.

Career

Assistant professor linguistics University Tübingen, 1986, assistant professor psychology, 1993—1998, assistant professor medicine, 1994—1998, Helmholtz fellow, 1993—1995, Heisenberg fellow, 1996—2000. Private dozent of psychology University Konstanz, Germany, 1998-2000. Fellow Wolfson College, Cambridge, since 2003.

Senior science program leader in cognitive neuroscience of language Medical Research Council Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, since 2000. Assistant research Max-Planck-Institute für Biologische Kybernetik, 1990-1991. Visiting scholar in linguistics University of California at Los Angeles, 1991-1992, visiting professor linguistics, 1992-1993.

Honorary professor University Wales, since 2003.

Works

Membership

Member of Rodin Academy, Cognitive Neurosci. Society, Society for Psychophysiol. Research (Distinguished Science award for Early Career Contribution to Psychophysiology 1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: jazz music, drums.

Connections

Married Bettina R. Mohr. Children Johannes David.

father:
Egon L. Pulvermüller

mother:
Ingeborg M. (Messmer) Pulvermüller

spouse:
Bettina R. Mohr.