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
Erlanger Alle 101
D – 07747 Jena
Germany

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