Dr. Kristina Küper

Collaborative researcher

Vita

Since 2018:

Research associate in the Department of Applied Health Promotion at the Bundeswehr Institute for Preventive Medicine, Koblenz

2004-2018:

Research associate at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Saarland University and the Leibniz Research Centre for Working Environment and Human Factors

1997-2008Studies and PhD in Psychology at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf
 

Main research interests: Behavioural prevention and occupational health management; human information processing in the work context; attention and memory processes and their plasticity across the lifespan

 

Lecturer, e.g. in general psychology, psychological methods, developmental psychology and occupational psychology, at Saarland University, Ruhr University Bochum, TU Dortmund, FOM Essen, ISM Dortmund

Selected publications

Zickerick B, Thönes S, Kobald SO, Wascher E, Schneider D, Küper K: Differential Effects of Interruptions and Distractions on Working Memory Processes in an ERP Study. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 2020, 14, 84.

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Arnau S, Wascher E, Küper K: Age-related differences in reallocating cognitive resources when dealing with interruptions. NeuroImage 2019, 191, 292-302.

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Küper K: On the functional significance of retrieval mode: Task switching disrupts the recollection of conceptual stimulus information from episodic memory. Brain Research 2018, 1678, 1-11.

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Küper K, Gajewski PD, Frieg C, Falkenstein M: A randomized controlled erp study on the effects of multi-domain cognitive training and task difficulty on task switching performance in older adults. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 2017, 11, 184.

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Küper K, Zimmer HD: ERP evidence for hemispheric asymmetries in exemplar-specific explicit memory access. Brain Research 2015, 1625, 73-83.

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Küper K, Karbach J: Increased training complexity reduces the effectiveness of brief working memory training: evidence from short-term single and dual n-back training interventions. Journal of Cognitive Psychology 2016 , 28(2), 199-208.

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Küper K, Rivkin W, Diestel S, Schmidt KH, von Myrow TM, Przybysz P et al.: Innovationskraft altersgemischter Belegschaften steigern – Eine ganzheitliche Intervention. In:Exploring Demographics. Springer Spektrum, Wiesbaden 2016; 463-475.

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Küper K, Groh-Bordin C, Zimmer HD, Ecker, UK: Electrophysiological correlates of exemplar-specific processes in implicit and explicit memory. Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience 2012, 12(1), 52-64.

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Küper K, Heil M: Attentional focus manipulations affect naming latencies of neutral but not of incongruent Stroop trials. Swiss Journal of Psychology 2012, 71(2), 93.

 

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Küper  K, Heil M: Electrophysiology reveals semantic priming at a short SOA irrespective of depth of prime processing. Neuroscience Letters 2009, 453(2), 107-111.

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