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Department of Psychiatry & Psychotherapy

This is the research page of the Department of Psychiatry & Psychotherapy at the University of Lübeck (Director: Professor Stefan Borgwardt).

Department of Psychiatry & Psychotherapy, Lübeck University

Features

lunch meeting

Our weekly "Science lunch" takes place on Wednesdays at 12am - currently online. Once a month, we aim to invite external speakers to present their research during the meetings.

Bachelor/ Master/ Doctoral theses

We supervise BA, MA and doctoral theses (MD & PhD). For more information please visit the respective research groups.

Participate in the Department

We constantly seek to enlarge our team and expand the research focus. If you are interested in collaborating or joining our Department feel free to contact us!

The Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy is embedded in the Center of Integrative Psychiatry (ZIP), the Center of Brain, Behavior and Metabolism (CBBM) and the University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein (UKSH).

We have different fields of interest sharing a vision to understand how the mind and the brain work and to use this understanding to improve quality of life and clinical outcomes of patients with mental health issues. I am pleased to invite you to our webpages to see for yourself examples of the innovative research that makes the Department of Psychiatry & Psychotherapy an exciting place to work and learn.

In order to strengthen our team we are looking for interested academics with backgrounds in medicine, psychology, clinical neuroscience, computational modeling or related fields. If you are interested, please contact us.

Professor Stefan Borgwardt

Chair and Director of the Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy

News from the Department of Psychiatry & Psychotherapy

Achievements

UKSH Foundation Award for Alexandra Korda!

Congratulations to Dr Alexandra Korda for receiving the UKSH Foundation Award for the project “Intelligente Gesundheitslösungen für eine digital informierte Psychiatrie” together with Professor Stefan …

General

Therapy places available for chronic depression – DFG-funded study

“Changing Persistent Depression Disorder” (ChangePDD) – DFG project We still have therapy places available within the framework of a DFG-funded study on the psychotherapeutic treatment …

Publications

New publication on severity of alcohol dependence and mortality out in International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research!

Severity of alcohol dependence and mortality after 20 years in an adult general population sample The aim of the study was to estimate mortality on …

Research Groups

Publications

Check out our latest advances in, among others, psychiatry, clinical and behavioral neuroscience, sleep research, epidemiology, genetics, psychology or computational modeling. 

Meet our research group leaders

Staff

Our research staff consists of physicians, psychologists, mathematicians, neuroscientists and biologists. 

Join our team

In order to strengthen our Department of Psychiatry & Psychotherapy team we are looking for interested academics with backgrounds in medicine, psychology, clinical neuroscience, computational modeling or related fields. If you are interested, please contact us.

Funding

The main research funding of the Department of Psychiatry & Psychotherapy includes support from the following national and international funding bodies: German Research Foundation (DFG), Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF), Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), Else-Kröner Fresenius Stiftung (EKFS), ERA-Net & European Union FP7.

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