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Maria Wirzberger appointed Tenure-Track Assistant Professor at University of Stuttgart

  • 22 March 2020

Our former postdoctoral researcher Maria Wirzberger has just taken on her new position as Tenure Track Assistant Professor with a focus on teaching and learning with intelligent systems at the University of Stuttgart.

Maria Wirzberger


Article about Resource-rational anaylsis in Behavioral and Brain Sciences

  • 18 March 2020

"Resource-rational analysis: Understanding human cognition as the optimal use of limited computational resources" now fully published!

Congratulations! Behavioral and Brain Science Journal has fully published our article "Resource-rational analysis: Understanding human cognition as the optimal use of limited computational resources"!

Falk Lieder


Adrian Stock joined our lab

  • 16 March 2020

Welcome, Adrian!

Adrian is supporting the Rationality Enhancement Group as a student assistant. He will be working on the ACTrain-Project; which is a personalized companion for enhancing executive functions based on adaptive metacognitive feedback. Adrian will help develop the programming behind the scenes of the project.

Adrian Stock


Submission to SIG 8 Meets SIG 16 Conference in Dresden has been accepted!

  • 12 March 2020

Congratulations Victoria Amo on your successful conference submission!

Victoria's submission touches on her research on the growth mindset approach as being key for maintaining motivation and overcoming setbacks.

Victoria Amo Falk Lieder


Lisa Eckerstorfer joined our lab

  • 05 March 2020

Welcome, Lisa!

Lisa is a postdoctoral researcher for the Rationality Enhancement Group.

Lisa Eckerstorfer


Hernán González joined our lab

  • 10 February 2020

Welcome, Hernán!

Hernán is a researcher for the Rationality Enhancement Group. He is focused on how different kinds of goal-setting strategies can lead to a more fulfilled and productive life. Additionally he is interested in rational decision-making and generation and maintenance of motivated behavior.

Hernán González


Sierra Kaiser joined our lab

  • 10 February 2020

Welcome, Sierra!

Sierra has joined the Rationality Enhancement Group to help support the general organization and management of the lab. She is supporting the group behind the scenes in order to keep the lab running smoothly. She has a B.A. in Linguistic Language Studies from UC San Diego. After several years of teaching English at the University of Reutlingen, and completing a course in Office Management, she has decided to support our team.

Sierra Kaiser


Frederic Becker joined our lab!

  • 03 February 2020

Welcome, Frederic!

Frederic is a bachelor student of Cognitive Science at Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen. He's interested in the connection between natural and artificial cognition.

Frederic Becker


Saksham Consul joined our lab

  • 13 January 2020

Welcome, Saksham!

Saksham is a final year bachelor student in Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering at BITS-Pilani, India. He is interested in the fields of Artificial General Intelligence and Cognitive Prostheses. He is currently supporting the Rationality Enhancement Group as a Bachelor's Student Intern while writing his bachelor thesis under the supervision of Dr. Falk Lieder.

Saksham Consul


Lennart Scatturin joined our lab

  • 08 January 2020

Welcome, Lennart!

Lennart is supporting the Rationality Enhancement Group as a student assistant.

Lennart Scatturin