March 14, 2022

Newspaper Interview (WAZ, in German)

Maren Schürmann interviewed me about how prejudices and implicit biases arise and how they manipulate us - and whether crises like the pandemic or the Ukraine war reinforce our prejudices and biases.

Image by Mr Cup / Fabien Barral

January 4, 2020

Newspaper - Interview (WAZ, in German)

For WAZ, Maren Schürmann asked me about the role of implicit cognition in the generation of first impressions.


July 6, 2018

Radio Interview (WDR5, in German) 

I had a live interview in the radio show Neugier genügt about implicit bias and unconscious prejudice.


May 11, 2018

Video online: public talk "Can Cells Cause Behaviors of Organisms?"

​I was invited by the Department for Biophysics in Bremen to give a talk in their public lecture series. In the talk, I discuss the question whether biological parts and wholes can causally interact, why philosophers think that that's impossible, and why I think that part-whole causation would be good to have and how we can have it.


April 15, 2020

Interview with Schule heute (in German)

I talked with Schule heute about unconscious biases and how they pose challenges especially for teachers.


July 3, 2019

Video online - Public Talk "Das Unbewusste in der gegenwärtigen 


At the University of Hamburg, I presented my research on the unconscious in contemporary psychology focussing on implicit bias and repression.


June 2, 2018

Newspaper Interview (WAZ, in German) 

I was interviewed by the WAZ about my research on implicit bias and repression.


November 15, 2020

Talk at Symposium Kortizes 2020 - Wo sitzt der Geist? Von Leib und Seele zur erweiterten Kognition

I present my non-representational view of the unconscious mind at the popular science symposium "Kortizes 2020" in Nürnberg.


March 30, 2019

Keynote lecture at Junglehrertag NRW 2019

I had the great opportunity to present the topic of implicit bias, their influence on behavior, and what to do against it to a great audience of young teachers.  


May 16, 2018

Press release: How humans repress prejudices

A press release by the RUB press department on the publication of my paper "Are the States Underlying Implicit Bias Unconscious? - A Neo-Freudian Answer". The German version can be found here.