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M.Sc. Dorothea Metzen

..Ruhr-University Bochum
Fakultät für Psychologie
AE Biopsychologie
D-44780 Bochum, Germany

Room: IB 6-111
Phone: +49 234 32 21775
Fax: +49 234 32 14377


Curriculum Vitae

Since 2020 Doctoral Student at the Department of Biopsychology, RUB
2018 – 2020 M.Sc. Psychology, RUB
2014 – 2017 B.Sc. Psychology, RWTH Achen
2014 Abitur


Methods and Research Interests

  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • PGS
  • Differential and cognitive neurogenetic

Full publication list


  • Metzen, D.; Genc, E.; Getzmann, S.; Larra, M.; Wascher, E. & Ocklenburg, S. (in press). Frontal and parietal EEG alpha asymmetry: A large-scale investigation of short-term reliability on distinct EEG systems. Brain Struct Funct.
  • Genc, E.; Schlüter, C.; Fraenz, C; Arning, L.; Metzen, D.; Nguyen, H. P.; Voelkle, M. C.; Streit, F.; Güntürkün, O.; Kumsta, R. & Ocklenburg, S. (2021). Polygenic Scores for Cognitive Abilities and Their Association with Different Aspects of General Intelligence – A Deep Phenotyping Approach. Mol. Neurobiol, 58(5), 4145-4156, doi: 10.1007/s12035-021-02398-7
  • Ocklenburg, S.; Metzen, D.; Schlüter, C.; Fraenz, C.; Arning, L.; Streit, F.; Güntürkün, O.; Kumsta, R. & Genc, E. (2021). Polygenic scores for handedness and their association with asymmetries in brain structure. Brain Struct Funct, doi: 10.1007/s00429-021-02335-3


  • Packheiser, J; Schmitz, J; Metzen, D.; Reinke, P.; Radtke, F.; Friedrich, P; Güntürkün, O; Peterburs, J. & Ocklenburg, S. (2020). Asymmetries in social touch – motor and emotional biases on lateral preferences in embracing, cradling and kissing. Laterality, 25(3), 325-345. doi: 10.1080/1357650X.2019.1690496















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