Anna Leah Zier, M. Sc. Cogn. Neurosci.

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Anna Leah Zier

M.Sc. Cogn. Neurosci.

Institute of Medical Psychology (IMP)
Heinrich-Hoffmann-Str. 10
Building 93A, Room A38
60528 Frankfurt am Main

Tel.: 069-6301 84735
Fax: 069-6301 7606



Curriculum Vitae

Since 2022 Doctoral candidate at the Institute of Medical Psychology, Frankfurt/Main (funded by German Research Society [DFG]) 

2020 - 2022 Research Assistant and Intern, Max-Planck-Institute  for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany 

2019 - 2021 M.Sc. Cognitive Neuroscience and Clinical Neuropsychology, Università degli studi di Padova, Padova, Italy

2010 - 2016 B.Sc. Psychology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, Netherlands

Research Interests

Neural Correlates of feature binding in visual working memory
Method and analysis development to investigate cognitive functions


Journal Articles

Numssen, O., Zier, A. L. , Thielscher, A., Hartwigsen, G., Knösche, T. R., & Weise, K. (2021). Efficient high-resolution TMS mapping of the human motor cortex by nonlinear regression. NeuroImage, 245, 118654. Article

Weise, K., Numssen, O., Kalloch, B., Zier, A. L. , Thielscher, A., Hartwigsen, G., & Knösche, T. R. (under revision). Localization of cortical TMS effects and accurate motor threshold determination. Nature Protocols Article

Conference contributions

Zier, A. L., Numssen, O., Knösche, T., Hartwigsen, G. & Weise, K. (2022). Rapid TMS Localization of Finger Movement in the Brain: A Pilot Study.
Poster talk at 7th Biennal Meeting of the Rhine-Main Neuroscience Network.