CV

Dr Ali Mazaheri

Cognitive Neurophysiology Lab

Curriculum vitae

 

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

 

2015- Associate Professor, School of Psychology, University of Birmingham, UK.

 

2011 - 2014

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Amsterdam. The Netherlands.

 

2009- 2010

Research Fellow, Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behavior, Radboud University of Nijmegen,

The Netherlands.

 

2008-2010

Research Fellow, Center for Mind and Brain,

University of California, Davis, California

 

EDUCATION

 

2004-2008

Ph.D. Student/Junior Researcher

F.C. Donders Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging

Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Advisor: Ole Jensen

Dissertation: The Influence of Ongoing Oscillatory Brain Activity on Evoked Responses and Behavior.

 

2001-2003

Masters

Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada

Advisor: Terence W. Picton

Master’s Thesis: The Spectral Dynamics of EEG During Target Detection.

 

 

GRANTS/SCHOLARSHIPS

 

2018

The effects of individual differences in bilingual experience on cognitive control networks.The Economic and Social Research Council. (£430 000) Co-investigator

 

Would cerebral Peak Alpha Frequency (PAF) indicate individual liklihood of developing Chronic Post-Thoracotomy Pain (CPTP):TOPIC-EEG study? (£10 000) PI

 

Cognitive predictors of delirium, Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust (HEFT) (£ 75000 ) CO-I

 

 

2016

Identification of a brain network subserving predisposition to pain perception. The Royal Society - CNR International Exchanges Award.( £12 000). In collaboration with Camillo Porcaro (Rome, Italy)

 

 

2013

Elucidating the mechanisms of DBS. Hersenstichting Nederland ($35 000). In collaboration with Damiaan Denys, University of Amsterdam.

 

Cognitive interactions modulating pain. IASP Collaborative Research Grant ( $15 000) In collaboration with David Seminowicz , University of Maryland

 

2010

Veni Fellowship Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) (€ 250 000) . Principle Investigator

 

2008

Rubicon Fellowship Netherlands Organisation for scientific Research (NWO) (€ 96 000). Principle Investigator