Helen Koechlin

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The expert on pain in children

Chronic pain in children was not taken seriously for a long time. And greater awareness is still needed today. Psychologist Helen Koechlin's research is helping with this. Helen Koechlin sits at the bistro table in the Zurich station…
Code of Conduct

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Code of Conduct

The University of Basel is committed to a culture of dialogue and to the values of integrity, respect, openness, equality and inclusion. Discrimination, bullying and sexual harassment are not tolerated. All of us - professors, students,…
Lalot Fanny

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Where trust ends: Fanny Lalot explores the consequences of betrayal

Fanny Lalot deceives others. Only within the scope of a study, however. The psychologist wants to find out how trust is built and broken. This is not her only research topic: Lalot seeks to shine a light on all sorts of human behavior. …

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Change in the Dean's Office - Election of the Dean of Research

In the faculty assembly on 21.12.2022 Prof. Dr. Rainer Greifeneder has been elected as the new dean of research. The faculty congratulates Prof. Greifeneder on his election and wishes him every success. From 01.02.2021-31.01.2023 Prof. Dr.…

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Placebos reduce feelings of guilt

Guilt is an uncomfortable feeling and can be burdensome. Researchers at the University of Basel have shown that placebos can help reduce feelings of guilt, even when the placebo is administered openly. People don’t always behave…

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Career programmes

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Doc.Mobility@unibas 2023 / Forschungsfonds 2023

Mobility grants for doctoral students The call is aimed at doctoral students from the University of Basel who wish to strengthen their scientific network at a research institute abroad. The mobility grants enable a research stay of 6–12…
Schwander-Brombacher Stephanie

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A warm welcome - Stephanie Schwander-Brombacher

New managing director of the Faculty of Psychology
War in Ukraine

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Process for hosting refugee students and researchers from Ukraine

On March 29, 2022, the President's Board approved the process of hosting refugee students and researchers from Ukraine at the University of Basel. This process was developed in collaboration with the Department of National and International…
Fakultät für Psychologie

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Statement of the Faculty of Psychology on the War in Ukraine

The Faculty of Psychology is deeply concerned about the military invasion of Russia in Ukraine. We are worried about the safety and the well-being of the people in Ukraine as well as about the peace in the region and the world at large. The…