Anne Hauswald, Dr. rer. nat.


Office: 2.067

Tel: +43 (0)662 80445135



Research Interests

  • Visual speech, audio-visual speech
  • Brain networks states, connectivity, and oscillatory states
  • Characterization of resting state networks using graph theory
  • Link between brain states and memory, attention, meditation



Short biography

  • 2015      Senior Scientist, CCNS, University of Salzburg
  • 2012      Postdoc, CIMeC, University of Trento, Italy
  • 2010      Independent researcher, Zukunftskolleg, University of Konstanz, Germany
  • 2009      Postdoc, Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz, Germany

Selected publications

  • Hauswald, A., Lithari, C., Collignon, O., Leonardelli, E., & Weisz, N. (2018). A visual cortical network for deriving phonological information from intelligible lip movements. Current Biology.
  • Hauswald, A., Tucciarelli, R. & Lingnau, A. (2018). MEG adaptation reveals action representations in posterior occipitotemporal regions. Cortex, 103: 266-276
  • Hauswald, A., Übelacker, T., Leske, S., & Weisz, N. (2015). What it means to be Zen: marked modulations of local and interareal synchronization during open monitoring meditation. NeuroImage.
  • Ruhnau, P., Hauswald, A., & Weisz, N.(2014). Investigating ongoing brain oscillations and their influence on conscious perception - network states and the window to consciousness. Invited review in Frontiers in Psychology.
  • Hauswald, A.,Weisz, N., Bentin, S., & Kissler, J. (2013). MEG premotor abnormalities in children with Asperger's syndrome: Determinants of social behavior? Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 5:95-105