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Mag. Dr. Claus LAMM Leiter, Forschungsgruppe Soziale, Kognitive und Affektive Neurowissenschaften, Fakultät für Psychologie, Universität Wien


2008-2010 Assistant Professor, Laboratory for Social and Neural Systems Research, University of Zurich, Switzerland
2006-2008 Research Associate, Social Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, IL, USA
2004-2005 Post Doctoral Researcher, Unit 280  Mental Processes and Brain Activation, INSERM  French National Institute for Health and Medical Research, Bron, France
1997-2002 University Lecturer, Brain Research Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Vienna


Cognitive Neuroscience Society
Organisation for Human Brain Mapping
Society for Personality and Social Psychology
Society for Social Neuroscience


Lamm, C.; Batson, C.D.; Decety, J: The neural basis of human empathy  Effects of perspective-taking and cognitive appraisal. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 19, 42-58, 2007
Singer, T.; Lamm, C.: The social neuroscience of empathy. Annals of the New York Academy of Science, 1156, 81-96, 2009
Lamm, C.; Singer, T.: The role of anterior insular cortex in social emotions. Brain Structure and Function, 214 (5-6), 579-591 (review), 2010
Lamm, C.; Decety, J.; Singer, T.: Meta-analytic evidence for common and distinct neural networks associated with directly experimented pain and empathy for pain, NeuroImage, 53 (3), 2492-2502, 2011


Award by the Austrian Federal Minister of Science and Transportation, 1997
Theodor-Körner Award for Science and Arts, 2000
Fellow of the 2001 Summer Institute in Cognitive Neuroscience, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, USA, 2001
Fellow of the 2007 Mind and Life Summer Research Institute, Garrison, NY, USA, 2007-2008