Scientific Director and Research Group Leader, Leibniz Institute for Resilience Research (LIR), Mainz, Germany
Professor for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg-University, Mainz, Germany
“Habilitation” in Psychiatry, University of Freiburg, Germany
Board exam and specialization in Psychiatry and Psychotherapy
Residency at the Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy and Neurology, University of Freiburg, Germany
Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology and Internal Medicine, University of Ulm, Germany
Medical School and Philosophy, University of Ulm and Tübingen, Germany and Los Angeles, USA
Dr. med. degree, University of Ulm, Germany (summa cum laude), Department of Internal Medicine, Prof. Dr. H. L. Fehm)
Scientific Managing Director, Leibniz Institute for Resilience Research (LIR), Mainz, Germany
Scientific Managing Director, German Resilience Center (DRZ), Mainz, Germany
Professor for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy (W3) and Director, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
Chief Physician and Vice Chairman at the Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy of the University Medical Center Freiburg, Germany
Consultant psychiatrist and group leader, University Medical Center Freiburg, Germany
Postdoctoral fellow of the German Research Foundation (DFG) in the Neurobiology Laboratory of the University Hospital for Psychiatry, Freiburg, Germany
Since 1994 continuing funding by DFG, BMBF, Hertie Foundation, VolkswagenFoundation, EU, and other organizations. Total amount of own third party-funded projects with external evaluation: > 5 Mio. €
Hochschullehrer des Jahres (Deutscher Hochschulverband)
Hamburger Preis Persönlichkeitsstörungen
Official member of the Drug Commission of the German Medical Association
Editor Cochrane Library of systematic reviews (section personality disorders)
Golden Helix Award
Stipend of DFG, University of Freiburg, Germany
Kunzler AM, Helmreich I, Chmitorz A, König J, Binder H, Wessa M, Lieb K (2020) Psychological interventions to foster resilience in healthcare professionals. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 5;7:CD012527. doi:10.1002/14651858.CD012527.pub2.
Stoll M, Mancini A, Hubenschmid L, Dreimüller N, König J, Cuijpers P, Barth J, Lieb K (2020) Discrepancies from registered protocols and spin occurred frequently in randomized psychotherapy trials-A meta-epidemiologic study. J Clin Epidemiol 128:49-56.
Kunzler AM, Helmreich I, König J, Chmitorz A, Wessa M, Binder H, Lieb K (2020) Psychological interventions to foster resilience in healthcare students. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 20;7(7):CD013684. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD013684.
Chmitorz A, Neumann RJ, Kollmann B, Ahrens KF, Öhlschläger S, Goldbach N, Weichert D, Schick A, Lutz B, Plichta MM, Fiebach CJ, Wessa M, Kalisch R, Tüscher O, Lieb K, Reif A (2020) Longitudinal determination of resilience in humans to identify mechanisms of resilience to modern-life stressors: the longitudinal resilience assessment (LORA) study. Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci doi: 10.1007/s00406-020-01159-2.
Chmitorz A, Kunzler A, Helmreich I, Tüscher O, Kalisch R, Kubiak T, Wessa M, Lieb K (2018) Intervention studies to foster resilience – A systematic review and proposal for a resilience framework in future intervention studies. Clin Psychol Rev 59:78–100.>> Link zu Pubmed
Sebastian A, Rössler K, Wibral M, Mobascher A, Lieb K, Jung P, Tüscher O (2017) Neural architecture of selective stopping strategies: Distinct brain activity patterns are associated with attentional capture but not with outright stopping. J Neurosci 37(40):9785–9794.>> Link zu Pubmed
Tadić A, Müller-Engling L, Schlicht KF, Kotsiari A, Dreimüller N, Kleimann A, Bleich S, Lieb K, Frieling H (2014) Methylation of the promotor of brain-derived neurotrophic factor exon IV and antidepressant re-sponse in major depression. Mol Psychiatry 19(3):281–283.
Stoffers JM, Völlm B, Rücker G, Timmer A, Huband N, Lieb K (2012) Psychological therapies for people with borderline personality disorder. Cochrane Database Syst Rev (8):CD005652. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD005652.pub2>> Link zu Pubmed
Rüsch N, Lieb K, Göttler I, Hermann C, Schramm E, Richter H, Jacob GA, Corrigan P, Bohus M (2007) Shame and implicit self-concept in women with borderline personality disorder. Am J Psychiatry 164(3):500–508.>> Link zu Pubmed
Lieb K, Zanarini MC, Schmahl C, Linehan MM, Bohus M (2004) Borderline personality disorder. Lancet 364:453–461.>> Link zu Pubmed