Sozialpsychologie und Soziale Neurowissenschaft

Team Prof. Dr. Daria Knoch (Ordinaria, chair)

Dr. Sarah Rudorf

Telefon
+41 31 631 47 24
E-Mail
sarah.rudorf@psy.unibe.ch
Büro
A 335
Postadresse
Universität Bern
Institut für Psychologie
Abteilung Sozialpsychologie und Soziale Neurowissenschaft
Fabrikstrasse 8
3012 Bern / Schweiz

Cognitive & Social Neuroscience

Neuroeconomics

Decision Making Under Risk

Functional and Structural Brain Connectivity


2015-present

Postdoctoral researcher at the Department of Social Psychology and Social Neuroscience, University of Bern.

2010-2015

Research associate (PhD student) at the Center for Economics and Neuroscience, University of Bonn.
PhD thesis: “The Neural Basis of Human Decision Making Processes”
Supervisors: Martin Reuter, Bernd Weber

2012 & 2013

Visiting researcher at the Social and Neural Systems (SNS) Lab, University of Zurich.

2003-2009

Psychology studies, University of Bonn (‘Diplom‘, equivalent to MSc).
Diploma thesis: “Investigation of the Neural Correlates of Habitual and Situational Risk Preferences Using fMRI”

2007-2008

Visiting student, Psychology Graduate Program, University of Toronto.
 
Rudorf S, Preuschoff K, and Weber B (2012). Neural Correlates of Anticipation Risk Reflect Risk Preferences. The Journal of Neuroscience, 32, 47, 16683-16692.
Rudorf S and Weber B (2013). Neuroökonomie. In A. Stephan und S. Walter (Eds.), Handbuch Kognitionswissenschaft. Stuttgart/Weimar: Metzler.
Lindner M*, Rudorf S*, Birg R, Falk A, Weber B, and Fliessbach K (2014). Neural Patterns Underlying Social Comparisons of Personal Performance. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience. doi: 10.1093/scan/nsu087. * co-first author
Markett S, Reuter M, Montag C, Voigt G, Lachmann B, Rudorf S, Elger CE, and Weber B (2014). Assessing the Function of the Fronto-Parietal Attention Network: Insights from Resting-State fMRI and the Attentional Network Test. Human Brain Mapping, 35, 4, 1700-1709.
Rudorf, S & Hare, TA (2014). Interactions between Dorsolateral and Ventromedial Prefrontal Cortex Underlie Context-Dependent Stimulus Valuation in Goal-Directed Choice. The Journal of Neuroscience, 34(48), 15988-15996.
Rudorf S, Kuhnen CM, and Weber B (in preparation). Risk Learning Signals Predict Optimal Investment Choices.
Rudorf S, Weber B, and Kuhnen CM (in preparation). Stock Ownership and Learning from Financial Information.