Prof. Dr. Malte Friese

 

Geb. A 2.4 - Raum 1.30
Sprechstunde: Dienstag von 13:30 - 14:30
Tel.: +49(0)681/302-3196
Fax: +49(0)681/302-4640
malte.friese(at)uni-saarland.de


Professional Positions

2015
Visiting researcher (1 month)
Department of Psychology
University of Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands

2012-present
Full Professor for Social Psychology
Division of Social Psychology
Saarland University, Germany

2011-2012
Interim head Division of Social- and Economic Psychology
University of Basel, Switzerland

2010-2011
Visiting researcher (3 months)
School of Psychology
University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

2010
Visiting researcher (3 months)
Department of Psychology
University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2008-2012
Lecturer and Research Scientist (Assistant Professor equivalent)
Division of Social- and Economic Psychology
University of Basel, Switzerland

2004-2008
Lecturer and Research Scientist
Division of Social- and Economic Psychology
University of Basel, Switzerland


Education

2012
Habilitation/Venia Docendi for Psychology
University of Basel, Switzerland

2008
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Psychology
University of Basel, Switzerland

2003
Diploma (equivalent to M.Sc.), Psychology
University of Heidelberg, Germany

1999
Pre-diploma (equivalent to B.Sc.), Psychology
University of Trier, Germany


Honors and Awards (selection)

2015
Teaching award for the best lecture (2nd and 3rd prize) in psychology
Students' Council Psychology, Saarland University, Germany 

2013
Teaching award for the best lecture (1st and 3rd prize) and best seminar (2nd prize) in psychology
Students' Council Psychology, Saarland University, Germany 

2011
Jos Jaspars Award for early-career scientific achievement in social psychology
European Association of Social Psychology (EASP)

2008
Steven Karger Award
Dissertation Award
Faculty of Psychology, University of Basel, Switzerland 

2003
Best diploma thesis in 2002 and 2003 (shared with Matthias Blümke)
Section Social Psychology, German Association for Psychology


Grants (selection)

2015
The effect of precise anchors in negotiations
German Research Foundation (DFG)
Funded for 36 months
Awarded to David Loschelder and Malte Friese

2015
On the role of mental effort in Ego Depletion
German Research Foundation (DFG)
Funded for 36 months
Awarded to Malte Friese, Veronika Job, & David Loschelder

2013
Psychophysiology and self-regulation
Research Fund, Saarland University, Germany

2011
Support for the Internet project "The Inquisitive Mind - Psychology for You"
Foundation Suzanne und Hans Biäsch zur Förderung der Angewandten Psychologie, Zurich, Switzerland 

2011
Neural mechanisms of self-control depletion and its mitigation
Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF)
Funded for 36 months
Awarded to Malte Friese and Björn Rasch

2010
The interplay of automatic associations and executive control as determinants of attentional bias
Freiwillige Akademische Gesellschaft, Basel, Switzerland

2009
Identifying brain structures sensitive to self-regulatory depletion using fMRI
Freiwillige Akademische Gesellschaft, Basel, Switzerland
Awarded to Malte Friese and Björn Rasch


Editorial Service

2013-today
Associate Editor, Social Psychology 

2013-2015
Academic Editor, PLOS ONE 

2013-today
Editorial Board, Frontiers in Eating Behavior 

2010-2014
Editorial Board, Frontiers in Psychopathology 

2009-today
Editor, The Inquisitive Mind, German-language edition