Central German Mental Health Center

Christoph Mulert

Christoph Mulert

Prof. Dr. med., Dept. Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, JLU, UKGM and CMBB

Current position
Professor of Psychiatry and Chair, Dept. Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, JLU
Role within partner site
Representative Faculty, Site Coordinator JLU

Relevant work experience
2011-2023
DFG CRC 936, WP PI
2019-2021
DFG CRC 135, WP PI
2015-2021
BMBF BIPOLIFE, subproject PI multicentre neurophysiology
2016-2017
DFG 3 T MRI tomograph, PI
2016
EU Brain Imaging Biomarkers Neurodegenerative Diseases, PI EEG Methods

Professional background
since 2018
Professor of Psychiatry (W3) and Chair, Dept. Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, JLU
2009-2018
Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroimaging (W2), University Hospital UKE, University of Hamburg
2008
Visiting Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School, USA
2000-2007
Residency Department of Psychiatry, University of Munich
2002
Dissertation, Dr. med., Charité Berlin

Main research foci
  • Neural mechanisms in cognition, perception and emotion
  • Mechanism-based development of new treatment strategies with noninvasive brain stimulation, pharmacological modulation, psychotherapy
  • Multimodal imaging with EEG/MEG and fMRI/DTI

Publications
  • Chini M, …, Mulert C, Hanganu-Opatz IL (2020) Resolving and Rescuing Developmental Miswiring in a Mouse Model of Cognitive Impairment. Neuron 105:60-74 e67
  • Curcic-Blake B, …, Mulert C, …, Aleman A (2017) Interaction of language, auditory and memory brain networks in auditory verbal hallucinations. Prog Neurobiol 148: 1-20.
  • Leicht G*, Mulert C*, …, Rupprecht R (2013) Benzodiazepines counteract rostral anterior cingulate cortex activation induced by cholecystokinin-tetrapeptide in humans. Biol Psychiatry 73: 337-344. * contributed equally
  • Leicht G, …, Mulert C (2010) Reduced early auditory evoked gamma-band response in patients with schizophrenia. Biol Psychiatry 67: 224-231.
  • Grossheinrich N, …, Mulert C, …, Padberg F (2009) Theta burst stimulation of the prefrontal cortex: safety and impact on cognition, mood, and resting electroencephalogram. Biol Psychiatry 65: 778-784.

Additional information
since 2019
President “Giessen Alliance for Mental Health”
since 2018
Coordinator Curriculum “Mind and Brain”, JLU
2007
Research Award Imaging in Psychiatry „German Society for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy“ (DGPPN)