Veronika König, M.Sc.


since 10.2021 PhD student at the Chair of Health Psychology as well as PhD student and research assistant at the Machine Learning and Data Analytics Lab at Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg

2020-2021 Research assistant at Otto-Friedrich-University Bamberg

2020 Master of Science (Psychology) at Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg

2019/20 Student assistant at the Chair of Machine Learning and Data Analytics at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

2018/19 Student assistant at the Chair of Psychological Diagnostics, Methodology and Law Psychology at Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg

2017 Bachelor of Science (Psychology) at Johann Wolfgang-Goethe-University Frankfurt a.M.

2017 Student Assistant at the Chair of Neurocognitive Psychology at Johann Wolfgang-Goethe-University Frankfurt a.M.

Research Focus

The biological stress response (HR, HRV, EDA, cortisol, alpha-amylase) to cognitive and psychosocial stressors in the Virtual Reality Stroop Room.

Prizes, Awards, Scholarships

PhD-Scholarship of the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation


Basic Design Principles for PhD Candidates (2014; seminar; University of Freiburg).

Neuropsychological Diagnostics in People with Dementia (2020; seminar; University of Augsburg)

Digital Psychology Lab (2021/22; seminar; University of Erlangen-Nuremberg)

Further Qualifications

Statistical data analysis in R


FACS coding (Facial Action Coding System; certificate of the Paul Ekman Group)

Advanced Training in Trauma Therapy (2020; BMBF funded project “ECQAT” of the University Hospital Ulm and the University of Bielefeld)

Diploma in Communication Design with focus on Information Design (2010; SfG Ravensburg)