Prof. Dr. Jörg Lewald

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Kontakt

Institut

Fakultät für Psychologie

AE Kognitionspsychologie

Raum

GAFO 04/428

Telefon:

RUB: 0234 32 25137

Fax:

0234 32 05137

E-Mail:

joerg.lewald@ruhr-uni-bochum.de

Sprechzeiten:

n.V.

Werdegang

  • Studium der Biologie mit den Schwerpunkten Zoologie und Neurobiologie an der Ruhr-Universität Bochum
  • Diplom in Biologie; Diplomarbeit: "Freilanduntersuchungen an akustischen Interneuronen der Laubheuschrecke Tettigonia viridissima L." (Prof. Dr. Johann Schwartzkopff)
  • Promotion zum Dr. rer. nat. an der Fakultät für Biologie der Ruhr-Universität Bochum; Dissertation: "Verhaltensphysiologische und neurophysiologische Untersuchungen zum Richtungshören der Taube (Columba livia)" (Prof. Dr. Johann Schwartzkopff)
  • Habilitation an der Fakultät für Psychologie der Ruhr-Universität Bochum; Habilitationsschrift: "Perzeptuelle Korrelate multisensorischer Interaktion bei der auditiven Raumwahrnehmung"
  • Privatdozent der Fakultät für Psychologie der Ruhr-Universität Bochum
  • Außerplanmäßiger Professor der Ruhr-Universität Bochum
  • Seit 1996 Leiter des Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory an der Fakultät für Psychologie der Ruhr-Universität Bochum

Forschungsschwerpunkte

  • Kognitive Neurowissenschaft
  • Multimodale Mechanismen der Raumwahrnehmung
  • Neurowissenschaftliche Grundlagen des räumlichen Hörens
  • Schall-Lokalisation
  • Auditiv-visuelle Integration
  • Raumwahrnehmung bei Blinden
  • Methoden: Psychophysik, TMS, fMRI, tDCS, EEG, Labor mit Reflexionsfreiem Raum

Forschungsprojekte

Kooperationen

Lehre

Versuchspersonen

Es werden ständig Versuchspersonen für psychophysische und neurophysiologische Experimente gesucht
(Anrechnung von Versuchspersonenstunden für Psychologiestudierende oder gegen Bezahlung).

Ehrenamtliche Gutachtertätigkeiten

  • Wissenschaftliche Zeitschriften: Acta Oto-Laryngologica; Attention, Perception & Psychophysics; Behavioural Brain Research; Brain; Brain Research; Brain Structure and Function; Canadian Journal of Experimental Psychology; Cognition; Cortex; Current Biology; Experimental Brain Research; Hearing Research; International Journal of  Psychophysiology; Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance; Journal of Neuroscience; NeuroImage; Neuropsychologia; Neuroscience Letters; PLoS ONE; Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America; Psychophysiology
  • Forschungsorganisationen: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG); Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD); Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO); University Grants Committee Hong Kong; Wellcome Trust

Ausgewählte Veröffentlichungen

2016

  • Golob EJ, Lewald J, Jungilligens J, Getzmann S (2016) Interaction of number magnitude and auditory localization. Perception 45, 165-179
  • Grzeschik R, Lewald J, Verhey JL, Hoffmann MB, Getzmann S (2016) Absence of direction-specific cross-modal visual-auditory adaptation in motion-onset ERPs. Eur J Neurosci 43, 66-77
  • Lewald J (2016) Modulation of human auditory spatial scene analysis by transcranial direct current stimulation. Neuropsychologia 84, 282–293
  • Lewald J, Hanenberg C, Getzmann S (2016) Brain correlates of the orientation of auditory spatial attention onto speaker location in a "cocktail-party" situation. Psychophysiology 53, 1484-1495
  • Zündorf IC, Lewald J, Karnath H-O (2016) Testing the dual-pathway model for auditory processing in human cortex. NeuroImage 124, 672-681

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

  • Getzmann S, Lewald J (2010) Effects of natural versus artificial spatial cues on electrophysiological correlates of auditory motion. Hear Res 259, 44-54
  • Getzmann S, Lewald J (2010) Shared cortical systems for processing of horizontal and vertical sound motion. J Neurophysiol 103, 1896-1904
  • Ocklenburg S, Hirnstein M, Hausmann M, Lewald J (2010) Auditory space perception in left- and right-handers. Brain Cogn 72, 210-217

2009

  • Getzmann S, Lewald J (2009) Constancy of target velocity as a critical factor in the emergence of auditory and visual representational momentum. Exp Brain Res 193, 437-443
  • Lewald J, Peters S, Corballis MC, Hausmann M (2009) Perception of stationary and moving sound following unilateral cortectomy. Neuropsychologia 47, 962-971
  • Lewald J, Peters S, Tegenthoff M, Hausmann M (2009) Dissociation of auditory and visual straight ahead in hemianopia. Brain Res 1287, 111-117
  • Lewald J, Peters S, Tegenthoff M, Hausmann M (2009) Distortion of auditory space in hemianopia. Eur J Neurosci 30, 1401-1411

2008

  • Lewald J, Riederer KAJ, Lentz T, Meister IG (2008) Processing of sound location in human cortex. Eur J Neurosci 27, 1261-1270

2007

  • Getzmann S, Lewald J (2007) Localization of moving sound. Percept Psychophys 69, 1022-1034
  • Hirnstein M, Hausmann M, Lewald J (2007) Functional cerebral asymmetry in auditory motion perception. Laterality 12, 87-99
  • Lewald J (2007) More accurate sound localization induced by short-term light deprivation. Neuropsychologia 45, 1215-1222

2006

  • Lewald J, Getzmann S (2006) Horizontal and vertical effects of eye-position on sound localization. Hear Res 213, 99-106
  • Zimmer U, Lewald J, Erb M, Karnath H-O (2006) Processing of auditory spatial cues in human cortex: an fMRI study. Neuropsychologia 44, 454-461

2005

  • Hausmann M, Corballis MC, Fabri M, Paggi A, Lewald J (2005) Sound lateralization in subjects with callosotomy, callosal agenesis, or hemispherectomy. Cogn Brain Res 25, 537-546

2004

  • Getzmann S, Lewald J, Guski R (2004) Representational momentum in spatial hearing. Perception 33, 591-599
  • Lewald J (2004) Gender-specific hemispheric asymmetry in auditory space perception. Cogn Brain Res 19, 92-99
  • Lewald J, Guski R (2004) Auditory-visual temporal integration as a function of distance: No compensation for sound-transmission time in human perception. Neurosci Lett 357, 119-122
  • Lewald J, Meister IG, Weidemann J, Töpper R (2004) Involvement of the superior temporal cortex and the occipital cortex in spatial hearing: evidence from repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation. J Cogn Neurosci 16, 828-838
  • Lewald J, Schirm SN, Schwarz M (2004) Sound lateralization in Parkinson´s disease. Cogn Brain Res 21, 335-341
  • Lewald J, Wienemann M, Boroojerdi B (2004) Shift in sound localization induced by rTMS of the posterior parietal lobe. Neuropsychologia, 42, 1598-1607
  • Zimmer U, Lewald J, Erb M, Grodd W, Karnath H-O (2004) Is there a role of visual cortex in spatial hearing? Eur J Neurosci 20, 3148-3156 

2003

2002

2001

  • Lewald J, Ehrenstein WH, Guski R (2001) Spatio-temporal constraints for auditory-visual integration. Behav Brain Res 121, 69-79
  • Lewald J, Ehrenstein WH (2001b) Spatial coordinates of human auditory working memory. Cogn Brain Res 12, 153-159
  • Lewald J, Ehrenstein WH (2001a) Effect of gaze direction on sound localization in rear space. Neurosci Res 39, 253-257
  • Lewald J, Karnath H-O (2001) Sound lateralization during passive whole-body rotation. Eur J Neurosci 13, 2268-2272

2000

1999

  • Lewald J, Karnath H-O, Ehrenstein WH (1999) Neck-proprioceptive influence on auditory lateralization. Exp Brain Res 125, 389-396

1998

  • Lewald J (1998) The effect of gaze eccentricity on perceived sound direction and its relation to visual localization. Hear Res 115, 206-216
  • Lewald J, Dörrscheidt GJ (1998) Spatial-tuning properties of auditory neurons in the optic tectum of the pigeon. Brain Res 790, 339-342
  • Lewald J, Ehrenstein WH (1998) Influence of head-to-trunk position on sound lateralization. Exp Brain Res 121, 230-238
  • Lewald J, Ehrenstein WH (1998) Auditory-visual spatial integration: A new psychophysical approach using laser pointing to acoustic targets. J Acoust Soc Am 104, 1586-1597

1997

  • Lewald J (1997) Eye-position effects in directional hearing. Behav Brain Res 87, 35-48

1996

  • Lewald J, Ehrenstein WH (1996b) Auditory-visual shift in localization depending on gaze direction. NeuroReport 7, 1929-1932
  • Lewald J, Ehrenstein WH (1996a) The effect of eye position on auditory lateralization. Exp Brain Res 108, 473-485, (Erratum) 110, 322

1987-1995

  • Lewald J, Petrasch-Parwez EW, Veh RW (1994) GABA-like and glutamate-like immunoreactivity in the pretecto-olivary pathway in the rat. J Brain Res 35, 279-294
  • Schmidt M, Lewald J, van der Togt C, Hoffmann K-P (1994) The contribution of GABA-mediated inhibition to response properties of neurons in the nucleus of the optic tract in the rat. Eur J Neurosci 6, 1656-1661
  • Römer H, Lewald J (1992) High-frequency sound transmission in natural habitats: implications for the evolution of insect acoustic communication. Behav Ecol Sociobiol 29, 437-444
  • Lewald J (1990b) Neural mechanisms of directional hearing in the pigeon. Exp Brain Res 82, 423-436
  • Lewald J (1990a) The directionality of the ear of the pigeon (Columba livia). J Comp Physiol A 167, 533-543
  • Lewald J (1989) Verhaltensphysiologische und neurophysiologische Untersuchungen zum Richtungshören der Taube (Columba livia). Dissertation, Fakultät für Biologie, Ruhr-Universität Bochum. Herne: Kasper, Schröer, Wand-Wittkowski
  • Lewald J (1988) Neuronal coding of azimuthal sound direction in the auditory midbrain of the pigeon. Naturwissenschaften 75, 470-472
  • Lewald J (1987b) Interaural time and intensity difference thresholds of the pigeon (Columba livia). Naturwissenschaften 74, 449-451
  • Lewald J (1987a) The acuity of sound localization in the pigeon (Columba livia). Naturwissenschaften 74, 296-297

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