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Bergmann, N., Tünnermann, J., & Schubö, A. (2020). Reward-predicting distractor orientations support contextual cueing: Persistent effects in homogeneous distractor contexts. Vision Research, 171, 53–63.

Dort, M., Strelow, A. E., Schwinger, M., & Christiansen, H. (under revision). What pre-service teachers think and know about ADHD: Validation of the ADHD-school-expectation-questionnaire (ASE). International Journal of Disability, Development and Education.

Dort, M., Strelow, A. E., French, B., Groom, M., Luman, M., Thorell, L. M., & Christiansen, H. (under revision). Bibliometric Review: Classroom Management in ADHD – Is there a communication gap concerning knowledge between the scientific fields psychiatry/psychology and education?. Sustainability.

Kotzur, P. F., & Wagner, U. (in press). The dynamic relationship between contact opportunities, positive and negative intergroup contact, and prejudice: A longitudinal investigation. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, xxx.

Kube, T., Rief, W., Vivell, M. B., Schäfer, N. L., Vermillion, T., Körfer, K., & Glombiewski, J. A. (2020). Deceptive and nondeceptive placebos to reduce pain: An experimental study in healthy individuals. The Clinical Journal of Pain, 36(2), 68-79.

Pauls, I. L., & Lienen, C. (2020). Die Corona-Krise verunsichert viele Menschen - was kann man dagegen tun? (Teil 1). The Inquisite Mind. 

Pinquart, M., & Block, H. (2020). Coping with broken achievement-related expectations in students from elementary school: An experimental study. International Journal of Developmental Science, 14, 9-17.

Pinquart, M., & Ebeling, M. (2020). Parental educational expectations and academic achievement in children and adolescents – A meta-analysis. Educational Psychology Review, 32, 463-480.

Pinquart, M., & Ebeling, M. (2020). Students’ expected and actual academic achievement–A meta-analysis. International Journal of Educational Research, 100, 101524.

Redecker, T. M., Kisko, T. M., Wöhr, M., & Schwarting, R. K. W. (2020) Cacna1c haploinsufficiency lacks effects on adult hippocampal neurogenesis and volumetric properties of prefrontal cortex and hippocampus in female rats. Physiology & Behaviour. 223:112974.

Sangarapillai, N., Ellenberger, M., Wöhr, M., & Schwarting, R. K. W. (in press). Ultrasonic vocalizations and individual differences in rats performing a Pavlovian conditioned approach task. Behavioural Brain Research.

Schemer, L., Rief, W., & Glombiewski, J. A. (2020). Treatment expectations towards different pain management approaches: Two perspectives. Journal of Pain Research, 13, 1725-1736.

Strelow, A. E., Dort, M., Schwinger, M., & Christiansen, H. (2020). Influences on pre-service teachers’ intention to use classroom management strategies for students with ADHD: A model analysis. International Journal of Educational Research, 103, 101627.

Wagner, U., & Pauls, I. L. (2020). Gruppenzugehörigkeiten und Radikalisierungsprozesse. In J.B. Schmitt, J. Ernst, D. Rieger, & H.-J. Roth (Eds.), Propaganda und Prävention (pp.569-579). Springer VS.

Willadsen, M., Uengoer, M., Schwarting, R., Homberg, J. R., & Wöhr, M. (2020). Reduced emission of alarm 22-kHz ultrasonic vocalizations during fear conditioning in rats lacking the serotonin transporter.  Progress in Neuropsychopharmacology & Biological Psychiatry, 110072.

Wöhr, M., Willadsen, M., Kisko, T. M., Schwarting, R. K., & Fendt, M. (2020). Sex-dependent effects of Cacna1c haploinsufficiency on behavioral inhibition evoked by conspecific alarm signals in rats. Progress in Neuropsychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry, 99, 109849.


Bergmann, N., Koch, D., & Schubö, A. (2019). Reward expectation facilitates context learning and attentional guidance in visual search. Journal of Vision, 19(3), 1-18.

Bergmann, N., Tünnermann, J., & Schubö, A. (2019). Which search are you on? Adapting to color while searching for shape. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 1-21.

Binz, M., & Endres, D. (2019). Emulating human developmental stages with Bayesian neural networks. Cognitive Science, 3245.

Binz, M., & Endres, D. (2019). Where do heuristics come from? Cognitive Science, 1402-1408.

Kotzur, P. F., Schäfer, S. J., & Wagner, U. (2019). Meeting a nice asylum seeker: Intergroup contact changes stereotype content perceptions and associated emotional prejudices, and encourages solidarity‐based collective action intentions. British Journal of Social Psychology, 58, 668-690. 

Kube, T., Rief, W., Gollwitzer, M., Gärtner, T., & Glombiewski, J. A. (2019). Why dysfunctional expectations in depression persist – Results from two experimental studies investigating cognitive immunization. Psychological Medicine, 49, 1532-1544.

Mueller, E. M., Sperl, M. F., & Panitz, C. (2019). Aversive imagery causes De Novo fear conditioning. Psychological science, 30(7), 1001-1015.

Panitz, C., Keil, A., & Mueller, E. M. (2019). Extinction-resistant attention to long-term conditioned threat is indexed by selective visuocortical alpha suppression in humans. Scientific reports, 9(1), 1-9.

Pinquart, M., & Ebeling, M. (2019). Parental educational expectations and academic achievement in children and adolescents—a meta-analysis. Educational Psychology Review, 32, 463–480.

Redecker, T. M., Kisko, T. M., Schwarting, R. K., & Wöhr, M. (2019). Effects of Cacna1c haploinsufficiency on social interaction behavior and 50-kHz ultrasonic vocalizations in adult female rats. Behavioural Brain Research, 367, 35-52.

Schemer, L., Körfer, K., & Glombiewski, J. A. (2019). Evaluation of exposure instructions to pain: Should therapist focus on fear reduction or expectation violation?. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 1-12.

Sperl, M. F., Panitz, C., Rosso, I. M., Dillon, D. G., Kumar, P., Hermann, A., Whitton, A. E., Hermann, C., Pizzagalli, D. A. & Mueller, E. M. (2019). Fear extinction recall modulates human frontomedial theta and amygdala activity. Cerebral Cortex, 29(2), 701-715.

Stolz, C., Endres, D., & Mueller, E. M. (2019). Threat‐conditioned contexts modulate the late positive potential to faces—A mobile EEG/virtual reality study. Psychophysiology, 56(4), 13308.

Van Zomeren, M., Pauls, I. L., & Cohen-Chen, S. (2019). Is hope good for motivating collective action in the context of climate change? Differentiating hope`s emotion- and problem-focused coping functions. Global Environmental Change, 58, 101915.


Fendt, M., Brosch, M., Wernecke, K. E., Willadsen, M., & Wöhr, M. (2018). Predator odour but not TMT induces 22-kHz ultrasonic vocalizations in rats that lead to defensive behaviours in conspecifics upon replay. Scientific reports, 8(1), 1-11.

Gollwitzer, M., Thorwart, A., & Meissner, K. (2018). Editorial: Psychological responses to violations of expectations. Frontiers in Psychology, 8:2357.

Kotzur, P., Tropp, L. R., & Wagner, U. (2018). Welcoming the unwelcome: How contact shapes contexts of reception for new immigrants in Germany and the United States. Journal of Social Issues, 74, 812-832.

Kube, T., Rief, W., Gollwitzer, M., & Glombiewski, J. A. (2018). Introducing an EXperimental Paradigm to investigate Expectation Change (EXPEC). Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 59, 92-99.

Panitz, C., Sperl, M. F., Hennig, J., Klucken, T., Hermann, C., & Mueller, E. M. (2018). Fearfulness, neuroticism/anxiety, and COMT Val158Met in long-term fear conditioning and extinction. Neurobiology of learning and memory, 155, 7-20.

Pauls, I. L., Lienen, C., Knab, N., Harnack, K., & Cohrs, J. C. (2018). Mit Psychologie Frieden fördern? Beiträge aus der psychologischen Forschung zur Reduktion von destruktiven Konflikten und Friedensförderung. The Inquisite Mind, 4

Willadsen, M., Best, L. M., Wöhr, M., & Clarke, P. B. S. (2018). Effects of anxiogenic drugs on the emission of 22-kHz and 50-kHz ultrasonic vocalizations in adult rats. Psychopharmacology, 235(8), 2435-2445.


Guffler, K., & Wagner, U. (2017). Backfire of good intentions: Unexpected long-term contact intervention effects in an intractable conflict area. Peace and Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology, 23, 383-391.


Sperl, M. F., Panitz, C., Hermann, C., & Mueller, E. M. (2016). A pragmatic comparison of noise burst and electric shock unconditioned stimuli for fear conditioning research with many trials. Psychophysiology, 53(9), 1352-1365.

Süssenbach, P., Gollwitzer, M., Mieth, L., Buchner, A., & Bell, R. (2016). Trustworthy tricksters: Violating a negative social expectation affects source memory and person perception when fear of exploitation is high. Frontiers in Psychology, 7:2037.


Rief, W., Glombiewski, J. A., Gollwitzer, M., Schubö, A., Schwarting, R., & Thorwart, A. (2015). Expectancies as core features of mental disorders. Current Opinion in Psychiatry, 28(5), 378-385.