Helena Hartmann

Helena Hartmann

Psychologist, social neuroscientist and open-science enthusiast

SCAN-Unit, University of Vienna

I am a Psychologist currently obtaining my PhD at the Social, Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Unit in Vienna, Austria, investigating why and how we understand and share the suffering of other individuals around us.

Interests

  • Open Science
  • Social and physical pain processing
  • Empathy and shared representations
  • Prosocial decision-making
  • Placebo and nocebo effects
  • Interoception
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder

Education

  • PhD in Social Neuroscience, ongoing

    University of Vienna, Austria

  • MSc in Psychology, 2017

    University of Vienna, Austria

  • BSc in Psychology, 2014

    University of Vienna, Austria