Post-doctoral researcher

Dieses Foto zeigt Maria Blöchl.
Maria Blöchl, Foto: MPI CBS.


  • 2021
    Ph. D. in Psychology and Clinical Neuroscience
    University of Münster und International Max Planck Research School NeuroCom, Leipzig
  • 2017 
    M. Sc. in Psychology
    Leipzig University
  • 2015
    M. Sc. in Neuroscience
    University of Oxford 
  • 2013
    B. Sc. in Psychology
    Friedrich Schiller University Jena

Academic Positions

  • since 10/2020
    Researcher, Leipzig University, Institute for Psychology, Lifespan Developmental Psychology Lab (Prof. Dr. Ute Kunzmann)
  • seit 10/2017
    Guest Researcher, Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Department of Neurology (Prof. Dr. Arno Villringer)
  • 05/2019 – 09/2020
    Ph. D. student, University of Münster, Statistics and Psychological Methods (Prof. Dr. Steffen Nestler)
  • 10/2017 – 04/2019
    Ph. D. student, Leipzig University, Psychological Methods (Prof. Dr. Steffen Nestler)
  • Development of wellbeing across the lifespan

  • The interactions between vascular health and diseases (in particular stroke) with mental health

  • Social determinants of health and wellbeing

  • Analysis of (intensive) longitudinal data

Complete list of preprints and publications on Google Scholar.

  • German Psychological Society (DGPs)
  • European Health Psychology Society (EHPS)
  • Gerontological Society of America (GSA)
  • European Journal of Ageing
  • Psychological Medicine
  • Psychology & Aging
  • Scientific Reports