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Prof. Dr. Raffael Kalisch

Research Group Leader LIR, Director of Neuroimaging Center Mainz, Professor of Human Neuroimaging

Kontakt

Leibniz-Institut für Resilienzforschung gGmbH
Langenbeckstraße 1
55131 Mainz

+49 (0)6131 17-4588
Expertise
General Information
Year of Birth

1972

Current Position

Research Group Leader, Leibniz Institute for Resilience Research (LIR), Mainz, Germany

Professor of Human Neuroimaging and Director of Neuroimaging Center (NIC), Mainz, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz, Germany

University training and degrees
10/1997 – 09/1998

Human Biology (Theoretical Medicine), University of Marburg, Germany; Dipl. Hum. biol. (supervisor: A. Triller, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris)

10/1996 – 09/1997

Maitrise de Biologie cellulaire et Physiologie, Université Paris VII, Paris, France; guest student without degree 

10/1993 – 09/1996

Human Biology (Theoretical Medicine), University of Marburg, Germany

Advanced academic qualifications
2002

Dr. rer. nat.: Biology, Ludwig Maximilian University Munich, Germany (supervisor: R. Landgraf, Max Planck Institute for Psychiatry, Munich)

 

Postgraduate professional career
Since 01/2020

Research Group Leader at the Leibniz Institute for Resilience Research (LIR), Mainz, Germany

01/2018 12/2019

Research Group Leader at the German Resilience Center (DRZ) Mainz, Germany

Since 10/2012

Professor for Human Neuroimaging (W2) and Director, Neuroimaging Center

Mainz (NIC), University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany

01/2008 – 12/2012

DFG Emmy Noether Research Group Leader, Institute for Systems Neuroscience, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), Hamburg, Germany

08/2007 – 12/2007

Research Group Leader, Institute for Systems Neuroscience, UKE, Hamburg, Germany

06/2006 – 07/2007

Postdoctoral researcher, Institute for Systems Neuroscience, UKE, Hamburg, Germany (supervisor: C. Büchel)

02/2003 – 04/2006

Postdoctoral researcher, Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, University College London, United Kingdom (supervisor: R. Dolan)

03/2002 – 01/2003

Postdoctoral researcher, NMR study group, Max Planck Institute for Psychiatry, Munich, Germany (supervisor: D. Auer)

11/1998 – 02/2002

Doctoral student, NMR study group, Max Planck Institute for Psychiatry, Munich, Germany (supervisors: D. Auer, R. Landgraf)

 

Other professional activities or honors
Since 2018

Coordinator EU Horizon 2020 project DynaMORE (Dynamic MOdelling of REsilience)

2016 – 2018

Founding spokesperson of intresa (International Resilience Alliance)

Since 2015

Initiator and main organizer of International Symposium on Resilience Research

2008 – 2012

DFG Emmy Noether Research Group

2003 – 2005

EU Marie Curie Individual Fellowship for postdoctoral studies

1997

Stipend of Medizinstiftung, University of Marburg for diploma studies at Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France

 

Transparenz / Erklärung von Interessen

Professor Dr. Raffael Kalisch ist seit 2012 Universitätsprofessor für Human Neuroimaging an der Universitätsmedizin Mainz und seit 2020 Arbeitsgruppenleiter im Leibniz-Institut für Resilienzforschung. Er hat seit 2018 keine persönlichen Honorare für Stellungnahmen von pharmazeutischen Unternehmen oder Medizinprodukteherstellern erhalten. Zwischen 2019-2020 hat Prof. Kalisch Beratertätigkeiten, wie Förderantragsbegutachtungen und Gestaltungen von Förderprogrammen für die JoyVentures, Herzlia, in Israel ausgeübt. Von der gemeinnützigen Boehringer Ingelheim Stiftung erhielt Prof. Kalisch zusammen mit anderen Wissenschaftlerinnen und Wissenschaftlern des LIR Forschungsmittel für die Jahre 2017-2020 zum Aufbau des Leibniz-Instituts für Resilienzforschung. Er ist seit 2018 Vorstandsmitglied und Sekretär in der International Resilience Alliance (intresa e.V.).

Gutachterhonorare 2020

-        Interdisziplinäres Zentrum für Klinische Forschung, RWTH Aachen

-        Joy Ventures, Herzliya, Israel

Rednerhonorare 2020

-        Akademie Auswärtiger Dienst, Auswärtiges Amt

-        Psychosomatisches Forschungskolloquium, Universität Ulm

-        Stiftung Nantesbuch gGmbH

Selected Publications

Kalisch R*, Cramer AOJ*, Binder H, Fritz J, Leertouwer I, Lunansky G, Meyer B, Timmer J, Veer IM, van Harmelen AL (2019) Deconstructing and reconstructing resilience: a dynamic network approach. Perspect Psychol Sci 14(5):765−777. *equal contribution

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Kalisch R, Gerlicher AMV, Duvarci S (2019) A Dopaminergic Basis for Fear Extinction. Trends Cogn Sci 23:274-7.

Gerlicher A, Tüscher O, Kalisch R (2018) Making extinction last: dopamine-dependent prefrontal reactivations explain long-term benefit of fear extinction. Nat Commun 9:4294. doi: 10.1038/s41467-019-08399-4

Kalisch R, Baker DG, Basten U, Boks MP, Bonanno GA, Brummelman E, Chmitorz A, Fernàndez G, Fiebach CJ, Galatzer-Levy I, Geuze E, Groppa S, Helmreich I, Hendler T, Hermans EJ, Jovanovic T, Kubiak T, Lieb K, Lutz B, Müller MB, Murray RJ, Nievergelt CM, Reif A, Roelofs K, Rutten BPF, Sander D, Schick A, Tüscher O, Van Diest I, van Harmelen AL, Veer IM, Vermetten E, Vinkers CH, Wager TD, Walter H, Wessa M, Wibral M, Kleim B (2017) The resilience framework as a strategy to combat stress-related disorders. Nat Hum Behav 1:784−790.

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Kalisch R, Müller MB, Tüscher O (2015) A conceptual framework for the neurobiological study of resilience. Behav Brain Sci 27:1−79.

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Haaker J, Gaburro S, Sah A, Gartmann N, Lonsdorf TB, Meier K, Singewald N, Pape HC, Morellini F*, Kalisch R* (2013) Single dose of L-DOPA makes extinction memories context-independent and prevents the return of fear. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 110:E2428−E2436. *equal contribution

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Etkin A, Egner T, Kalisch R (2011) Emotional processing in anterior cingulate and medial prefrontal cortex. Trends Cogn Sci 15:85−93.

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Raczka KA, Gartmann N, Mechias ML, Reif A, Buchel C, Deckert J, Kalisch R (2010) A neuropeptide S receptor variant associated with overinterpretation of fear reactions: a potential neurogenetic basis for catastrophizing. Mol Psychiatry 15:1067−1074. Corrigendum: 17:468.

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Pessiglione M, Schmidt L, Draganski B, Kalisch R, Lau H, Dolan RJ, Frith CD (2007) How the brain translates money into force: a neuroimaging study of subliminal motivation. Science 316:904−906.

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Kalisch R, Korenfeld E, Stephan KE, Weiskopf N, Seymour B, Dolan RJ (2006) Context-dependent human extinction memory is mediated by a ventromedial prefrontal and hippocampal network. J Neurosci 26:9503−9511

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