Third-party funded projects

Current third-party funded projects

FOR 2974: Affective and cognitive mechanisms of specific Internet-use disorders (ACSID)

Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)

Project Coordination

Management/Speaker: Prof. Dr. Matthias Brand

Coordination: Dr. Magnus Liebherr

RP1: Comprehensive model-testing across different types of specific Internet-use disorders and other addictive behaviors

Principal Investigator: Prof. Dr. Matthias Brand


RP2: Transfer from goal-directed behavior to stimulus-response habits and its modulation by acute stress in gaming disorder and buying-shopping disorder

Principal Investigators: Prof. Dr. Sabine Steins-LöberProf. Dr. Dr. Astrid Müller


RP3: Appetitive extinction deficits and the risk of developing gaming disorder and pornography-use disorder

Principal Investigators: Prof. Dr. Tim KluckenProf. Dr. Rudolf Stark


RP4: Cue reactivity in gaming disorder and pornography-use disorder: Behavioral and neural correlates and effects of acute stress

Principal Investigators: Prof. Dr. Matthias BrandProf. Dr. Oliver Tobias WolfProf. Dr. Martin Diers


RP5: Effects of acute stress on implicit cognitive mechanisms in buying-shopping disorder and social-networks-use disorder

Principal Investigators: Prof. Dr. Dr. Astrid MüllerDr. Elisa WegmannProf. Dr. Oliver Tobias Wolf


RP7: Implicit associations and altered cue-associated impulse control in gaming disorder, gambling disorder, and alcohol-use disorder

Principal Investigators: Dr. Klaus WölflingProf. Dr. Sabine Steins- Löber

RP8: Implicit cognitions, use expectancies, and gratification in social-networks-use disorder and tobacco-use disorder


Further third-party funded projects

Project title

Funded by


Datenschutzkonforme Informationsfusion und Risikobewertung zur Prävention von Identitätsbetrug und Minderung von Ausfallrisiko (DARIA), Teilvorhaben Effekte des Vertrauens der Nutzenden und effektive Information der Betroffenen (EVI) Logo Bmbf Internet In Farbe DeDe Funded By Nextgeneu Vert Rgb Pos Andreas Oelker,
Dr. Silke Müller
Determination and simulation of an optimal hybrid on-demand mobility (BestMOD) Ministry of Transport of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia Eva GößweinDr. Magnus Liebherr
Development and testing of collaborative and automated robotic systems to support the loading process of tankers (CoboTank) Federal Ministry for Digital Affairs and Transport Verena StaabDr. Magnus Liebherr
Forscherverbund ALSTER - Akademisches Lernen und Studienerfolg in der Eingangsphase von naturwissenschaftlich-technischen Studiengängen Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) Prof. Dr. Matthias Brand
RuhrNetwork for Functional Digital Media-Use in Children and Adolescents: An inter-university association of young researchers Mercator Research Center Ruhr (MERCUR) Dr. Stephanie Antons, Dr. Magnus Liebherr