Fr. M. Sc. Kristina Nikic

Curriculum Vitae

since 2021

Research associate and PhD student in the lab of Prof Katja Kölkebeck, University of Duisburg-Essen

since 2019

Psychotherapist in training (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy), Institut für klinische Verhaltenstherapie, Düsseldorf

Oct 2020 -Dec 2020

Outpatient clinic for Disorders of Social Interaction (Prof Leonhard Schilbach), LVR-Klinikum, Düsseldorf

Mar 2019 - Sept 2020

Centre for Affective Disorders, in- and outpatient care in a specialised unit for schematherapy (Dr Silke Bramer-Ugur) and for chronic (affective) disorders (Prof Leonhard Schilbach), LVR-Klinikum, Düsseldorf


M. Sc. Psychology, University of Cologne

Sept 2017- Dec 2017

Dec 2017: College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Birmingham, UK

Feb 2017 - Aug 2017

Research intern (“Oxytocin and the altered ego: Altered face processing in social anxiety”, PI: Dr. Wolf-Gero Lange, funded


B. Sc. Psychology, University of Cologne

Aug 2015 - Oct 2015

Intern in the lab (Social Cognition) & outpatient clinic for Autism Spectrum Disorder (Prof Kai Vogeley), University Hospital Cologne




2013 – 2019: Full scholarship (Hans Boeckler Foundation)

Fr. M. Sc. Kristina Nikic