Franziska Oren

Franziska Oren


born 1988 in Karlsruhe, Germany


  • MA Cognition and Communication, with an elective in Experimental Psychology | University of Copenhagen, 2015
  • BA Psychology and Media Science | University of Cologne, 2012

Academic positions:

  • since 2016: PhD Student | Center for Visual Cognition, Department of Psychology, University of Copenhagen
  • 2018: Visiting Researcher | MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge
  • 2014–2015: Visiting Thesis Student | Eye-tracking group, Lund University 
  • 2010–2011: Research Assistant | Department of Psychology, University of Cologne 

Other professional positions:

  • 2012–2016: Journalist for radio and podcast programs | Westdeutscher Rundfunk & Deutschlandfunk (German national radio)
  • 2011–2014: Editorial and Production Assistant | Westdeutscher Rundfunk (Cologne, Germany)

Special activities: 

  • since 2017: member of the PhD board of the Faculty of Social Sciences, acting as the representative of Psychology PhD students, and member of the local PhD board at the Department of Psychology, University of Copenhagen


English, German, Danish

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