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Mag. Dr. Christoph EISENEGGER Postdoctoral Researcher, Chair for Microeconomics and Experimental Economic Research, Institute for Empirical Research in Economics, University of Zurich


 M.Sc., Ph.D., Swiss Federal Institue of Technology (ETH), Zurich
 Academic positions at:
 The University of Zurich, Department of Economics & Department of Neuropsychology
 The University of Kaiserslautern, Department of Biology
 The University of Zurich,Laboratory for Social and Neural Systems Research


Society for Neuroscience


C. Eisenegger, U. Herwig and L. Jancke: The involvement of primary motor cortex in mental rotation revealed by transcranial magnetic stimulation. European Journal of Neuroscience, 25, S.1240-1244, 2007
D. Knoch, U. Fischbacher, M. A. Nitsche, C. Eisenegger, A. Pascual-Leone and E. Fehr: Studying the neurobiology of social interaction with transcranial direct current stimulation - the example of punishing unfairness. Cerebral Cortex, 18, S. 1987-1990, 2007
C. Eisenegger, V. Treyer, E. Fehr and D. Knoch: Time-course of 'off-line' prefrontal rTMS effects - a PET study. Neuroimage, 42, S.379-384, 2008
L. R. R. Gianotti, D. Knoch, P. L. Faber, D. Lehmann, R. D. Pascual-Marqui, C. Diezi, C. Schoch, C. Eisenegger, E. Fehr: Tonic activity level in the right prefrontal cortex predicts individuals' risk taking. Psychological Science, 20, S.33-38, 2009


Universitätsabschluss dipl. natw. ETH, summa cum laude
Hartmann-Müller-Stiftung, 10.000 EUR