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Klinik und Poliklinik für
Psychiatrie,
Psychosomatik und
Psychotherapie

Univ.-Prof. Dr. J. Deckert


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Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Ulrike Lüken

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Ulrike Lueken
Department of Psychiatry, University of Wuerzburg
Research group “Experimental and Clinical Psychotherapy Research”
Margarete-Hoeppel-Platz 1 (ehemals Fuechsleinstr. 15), D-97080 Wuerzburg, Germany
Email: lueken_u@ukw.de

Scientific Education and Academic Degrees

Since 2015 Full professor (W2) at the Department of Psychiatry, Psychosomatics, and Psychotherapy, University Hospital Würzburg (Germany)
2013 Habilitation at the Faculty of Science, Technische Universität Dresden
2011 International Master in Affective Neuroscience, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Maastricht University, Netherlands & Faculty of Medicine, University of Florence, Italy
2003 - 2006 Doctoral Thesis (“summa cum laude”), University of Trier (Germany)
2004 - 2014 Postgraduate Psychotherapy Program (cognitive-behavioral psychotherapy)
1996 - 2003 Psychology (Diploma), Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg (Germany)

Professional and Clinical Experience

Since 2015 Full professor (W2) at the Department of Psychiatry, Psychosomatics, and Psychotherapy, University Hospital Würzburg (Germany)
2014 Deputy chair at the Institute of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy (in substitution of Prof. Dr. H.-U. Wittchen), Technische Universität Dresden
2012 - 2013 Clinical internship at the Dept. of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Faculty of Medicine, University Hospital Dresden
2007 - 2014 PostDoc at Institute of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Technische Universität Dresden (Head: Prof. Dr. H.-U. Wittchen); workgroup leader “Fear and Anxiety Disorders Neuroimaging Group”
2003 - 2007 PhD student (scholarship holder) at the Postgraduate Program Psychobiology, Center for Neuropsychological Research, University of Trier, Germany

Other Scientific Activities, Honors, Awards

2014 Fellowship Award from the European College in Neuropsychopharmacology (ECNP)
2014 2nd position shortlist W2 professorship “Experimental clinical psychology”, Department of Psychology, University of Würzburg (Germany)
2012 - 2014 Member of the CRC 940: “Volition and Cognitive Control: Mechanisms, Moderators, Dysfunctions”
2009 - 2014 Regular member of the Ethics Committee, Technische Universität Dresden (Germany)
2003 - 2007 Scholarship holder, Foundation of Neuro- and Psychobiological Research (Germany)
2003 - present Travel grants and poster awards (>5), teaching awards (>8)

Selected Publications (last 5 years)

  1. Lueken, U., Straube, B., Yang, Y., Hahn, T., Beesdo-Baum, K., Wittchen, H.-U., Konrad, C., Ströhle, A., Wittmann, A., Gerlach, A. L., Pfleiderer, B., Arolt, V. & Kircher, T. (accepted). Separating depressive comorbidity from panic disorder: a combined functional magnetic resonance imaging and machine learning approach. Journal of Affective Disorders, 184, 182-192. (JCR 2013, 5-year IF: 4.167)
  2. Evens, R., Stankevich, Y., Dshemuchadse, M., Storch, A., Wolz, M., Reichmann, H., Schlaepfer, T. E., Goschke, T. & Lueken, U. (2015). The impact of Parkinson’s disease and subthalamic deep brain stimulation on reward processing. Neuropsychologia, 75, 11-19. (JCR 2013, 5-year IF: 4.495)
  3. Lueken, U., Hilbert, K., Wittchen, H.-U., Reif, A. & Hahn, T. (2015). Diagnostic classification of specific phobia subtypes using structural MRI data: a machine learning approach. Journal of Neural Transmission, 122, 123-134. (JCR 2013, 5-year IF: 2.862)
  4. Lueken, U., Straube, B., Wittchen, H.-U., Konrad, C., Ströhle, A., Wittmann, A., Pfleiderer, B., Arolt, V., Kircher, T., Deckert, J. & Reif, A. (2015). Therapygenetics: anterior cingulate cortex - amygdala coupling is associated with 5-HTTLPR and treatment response in panic disorder and agoraphobia. Journal of Neural Transmission, 122, 135-144. (JCR 2013, 5-year IF: 2.862)
  5. Hahn, T., Kircher, T., Straube, B., Wittchen, H.-U., Konrad, C., Ströhle, A., Wittmann, A., Pfleiderer, B., Reif, A., Arolt, V. & Lueken, U. (2014). Predicting treatment response to cognitive-behavioral therapy in panic disorder with agoraphobia by integrating local neural information. JAMA Psychiatry, 72, 68-74. (JCR 2013, IF: 13.750)
  6. Lueken, U., Hilbert, K., Stolyar, V., Maslowski, N. I., Beesdo-Baum, K. & Wittchen, H.-U. (2014). Neural substrates of defensive reactivity in two subtypes of specific phobia. Social Cognitive Affective Neuroscience, 9, 1668-1675. (JCR 2013, 5-year IF: 6.447)
  7. Lueken, U.*, Straube, B.*, Reinhardt, I., Maslowski, N. I., Wittchen, H.-U., Ströhle, A., Wittmann, A., Pfleiderer, B., Konrad, C., Ewert, A., Uhlmann, C., Arolt, V., Jansen, A. & Kircher, T. (2014). Altered top-down and bottom-up processing of fear conditioning in panic disorder with agoraphobia. Psychological Medicine, 44, 381-394. (JCR 2013, 5-year IF: 6.491) *shared first authorship
  8. Straube, B., Lueken, U., Jansen, A., Konrad, K., Gloster, A. T., Gerlach, A. L., Ströhle, A., Wittmann, A., Pfleiderer, B., Gauggel, S., Wittchen, H.-U., Arolt, V. & Kircher, T. (2014). Neural correlates of procedural variants in cognitive behavioral therapy: A randomized, controlled multicentre fMRI study. Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, 83, 222-233. (JCR 2013, 5-year IF: 7.024)
  9. Straube, B., Reif, A., Richter, J., Lueken, U., Weber, H., Arolt, V., Jansen, A., Zwanzger, P., Domschke, K., Pauli, P., Konrad, C., Gerlach, A. L., Lang, T., Fydrich, T., Alpers, G., Ströhle, A., Wittmann, A., Pfleiderer, B., Wittchen, H.-U., Hamm, A., Deckert, J. & Kircher, T. (2014). The functional -1019C/G HTR1A polymorphism and mechanisms of fear. Translational Psychiatry, 4, e490. (JCR 2013, IF: 4.360)
  10. Wittmann, A., Schlagenhauf, F., Guhn, A., Lueken, U., Stoy, M., Bermpohl, F., Fydrich, T., Pfleiderer, B., Bruhn, H., Gerlach, A. L., Kircher, T., Straube, B., Wittchen, H.-U., Arolt, V., Heinz, A. & Ströhle, A. (2014). Anticipating agoraphobic situations: the neural correlates of panic disorder with agoraphobia. Psychological Medicine, 7, 1-12. (JRC 2013, 5-year IF 6.491).
  11. Kircher, T., Arolt, V., Jansen, A., Pyka, M., Reinhardt, I., Kellermann, T., Konrad, C., Lueken, U., Gloster, A. T., Gerlach, A. L., Ströhle, A., Wittmann, A., Pfleiderer, B., Wittchen, H. U., Straube, B. (2013). Effect of cognitive behavioural therapy on neural correlates of fear conditioning in panic disorder. Biological Psychiatry, 73, 93-101. (JCR 2013, 5-year IF: 10.347)
  12. Lueken, U., Straube, B., Konrad, C. Wittchen, H.-U., Ströhle, A., Wittmann, A., Pfleiderer, B., Uhlmann, C., Arolt, V., Jansen, A., Kircher, T. (2013). Neural substrates of treatment response to cognitive behavioral therapy in panic disorder with agoraphobia. American Journal of Psychiatry, 170, 1345-1355. (JCR 2013, 5-year IF: 15.062)
  13. Reif, A., Richter, J., Straube, B., Höfler, M., Lueken, U., Gloster, A. T., Weber, H., Domschke, K., Fehm, L., Ströhle, A., Jansen, A., Gerlach, A., Pyka, M., Reinhardt, I., Konrad, C., Wittmann, A., Pfleiderer, B., Alpers, G. W., Pauli, P., Arolt, V., Wittchen. H.-U., Hamm, A., Kircher, T. & Deckert, J. (2013). MAOA and mechanisms of panic disorder revisited: from bench to molecular psychotherapy. Molecular Psychiatry, 19, 122-128. (JCR 2012, 5-year IF: 14.196)