Professor Dr. Ulrich Ettinger

Department of Psychology
University of Bonn
Kaiser-Karl-Ring 9
D- 53111 Bonn

Phone +49 (0) 228 73-4208
Fax +49 (0) 228 73-62323


Curriculum vitae Professor Dr. Ulrich Ettinger

Research Interests

  • Cognitive Psychopharmacology
  • Eye Movements
  • Schizophrenia and Schizotypy
  • Inhibition and Impulsivity
  • Behavioural and Molecular Genetics of Cognition and Brain Function and Structure


5 most important publications

1. Kasparbauer AM, Rujescu D, Riedel M, Pogarell O, Costa A, Meindl T, la Fougère C, Ettinger U. (2015) Methylphenidate Effects on Brain Activity as a Function of SLC6A3 Genotype and Striatal Dopamine Transporter Availability. Neuropsychopharmacology, 40(3): 736-745.

2. Schmechtig A, Lees J, Perkins A, Altavilla A, Craig KJ, Dawson GR, Deakin JFW, Dourish CT, Evans LH, Koychev I, Weaver K, Smallman R, Walters J, Wilkinson LS, Morris R, Williams SCR, Ettinger U. (2013) The Effects of Ketamine and Risperidone on Eye Movement Control in Healthy Volunteers. Translational Psychiatry, 3: e334. doi: 10.1038/tp.2013.109.

3. Ettinger U, Williams SCR, Patel D, Michel TM, Nwaigwe M, Caceres A, Mehta M, Anilkumar AP, Kumari V. (2009) Effects of acute nicotine on brain function in healthy smokers and non-smokers: estimation of inter-individual response heterogeneity. NeuroImage, 45: 549-561.

4. Ettinger U, ffytche DH, Kumari V, Kathmann N, Reuter B, Zelaya F, Williams SCR. (2008) Decomposing the neural correlates of antisaccade eye movements using event-related fMRI. Cerebral Cortex, 18: 1148-1159.

5. Ettinger U, Picchioni M, Landau S, Matsumoto K, Van Haren N, Marshall N, Hall MH, Schulze K, Toulopoulou T, Davies N, Ribchester T, McGuire PK, Murray RM. (2007) Magnetic resonance imaging of the thalamus and adhesio interthalamica in twins with schizophrenia. Archives of General Psychiatry, 64: 401-409.