Christian Gaser, Ph.D.

Research interests

Computational anatomy
Structural brain plasticity
Schizophrenia
Digital image processing with application to
medical imaging
Aging and development

Education

08/2001 Ph.D. (Dr. rer. nat.) in Neuroscience
University of Magdeburg, Germany
12/1994 M.E.E. degree (Dipl.-Ing.) in Electrical Engineering
University of Chemnitz, Germany
09/1993 – 03/1994 Studies in Technical Acoustics
University of Dresden, Germany
09/1989 – 12/1994 Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
University of Chemnitz, Germany

Academic appointments (including visiting appointments)

02/2015 – Associate Professor of Computational Neuroscience / Neuroimaging
Departments of Psychiatry and Neurology, Jena University Hospital, Germany
01/2011 – 01/2015 Senior Researcher
Departments of Psychiatry and Neurology, Jena University Hospital, Germany
07/2007 – 03/2014 Independent Junior Research Group “Neuroimaging”
10/2005 – Assistant Professor of Computational Neuroscience
Department of Psychiatry, Jena University Hospital, Germany
01/2002 – 09/2005 Research Associate
Department of Psychiatry, Jena University Hospital, Germany
06/2008 – 07/2008
05/2007 – 06/2007
02/2005 – 03/2005
04/2004 – 05/2004
03/2003 – 04/2003
Visiting postdoctoral fellow at the Laboratory of Neuroimaging (LONI)
UCLA, Prof. P. Thompson, Los Angeles, USA
06/2002 – 07/2002
05/2001 – 12/2001
09/2000 – 10/2000
Visiting postdoctoral fellow at the Department of Neurology
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Prof. G. Schlaug, Boston, USA
06/2003
02/2000 – 03/2000
Visiting fellow at the Neuroscience PET Laboratory
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Prof. M.S. Buchsbaum, New York, USA
01/1995 – 05/2001 Research Assistant
Department of Psychiatry, Jena University Hospital, Germany

Christian Gaser, Ph.D.

Date of birth March 7th, 1967
Address Department of Neurology
Biomagnetic Center
Jena University Hospital
Am Klinikum 1
D – 07747 Jena
Germany

Phone: ++49-3641-9325778
Fax: ++49-3641-9325772