Stefan Bode awarded 2019 Australasian Cognitive Neuroscience Society Young Investigator Award

We are delighted to announce that JUMPA PI Assoc. Prof. Stefan Bode has won the 2019 Australasian Cognitive Neuroscience Society Young Investigator Award. This award recognises outstanding cognitive neuroscientists in Australasia who are making internationally recognised contributions to their field.

Stefan studied psychology at the University of Göttingen, Germany, and the University of Zurich, Switzerland, and in 2010 he received his PhD from the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences & University of Leipzig, Germany. He is currently the Head of the Decision Neuroscience Laboratory and the Director of the Decision Science Hub at the Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences at the University of Melbourne. His research focuses on the cognitive and neural mechanisms underlying perceptual, health-related, and voluntary decision-making, as well as decision errors and preference formation in humans.

Stefan co-supervises JUMPA GR Helen Overhoff (pictured above left).