Dr. Dr. Moritz Köster

MoritzKoester

Arbeitsbereich Kulturvergleichende Entwicklungspsychologie

Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter

Adresse
Habelschwerdter Allee 45
Raum JK24/134
14195 Berlin

Beruflicher Werdegang

Jahr

Position

seit 2017

Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter, Post Doc

Freie Universität Berlin

2014−2017

Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter, Doktorand

Westfälischen Wilhelms-Universität Münster

2013-2014

Promotionsstipendiat

Technische Universität Kaiserslautern

2011-2014

Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter, Lab Manager

Universität Osnabrück

Ausbildung

Jahr

 
09/2018

Promotion in der Psychologie (Dr. phil., summa cum laude), Universität Osnabrück

12/2016

Promotion in der Psychologie (Dr. rer. nat., summa cum laude), Universität Münster

09/2013

Diplom in Psychologie (mit Auszeichnung), Universität Osnabrück

05/2012

Bachelor in Cognitive Science (mit Auszeichnung), Universität Osnabrück

Veranstaltungen im Sommersemester 2016:

  • Seminar: Culture and cognitive development


Veranstaltungen im Sommerssemester 2015:

  • Seminar: Development of Prosocial Behavior

  • Experimentalpraktikum: Die Entwicklung visueller Aufmerksamkeit


Veranstaltungen im Wintersemester 14/15:

  • Seminar: Gedächtnisentwicklung in der frühen Kindheit


Betreuung von Abschlussarbeiten zu den Themenbereichen:

  • Lernen und Lehren von Aufmerksamkeit

  • Entwicklung prosozialen Verhaltens

  • Gedächtnisentwicklung

  • Soziales Lernen im kulturellen Kontext (Methoden: Kulturvergleich, Eye-Tracking, EEG)
  • Kognitive und motivationale Grundlagen frühen Hilfeverhaltens (Methoden: Kulturvergleich, Eye-Tracking)
  • Neuronale Oszillationen als Indikatoren für Gedächtnisprozesse (Methoden: EEG, Polysomnographie)
  • Gedächtnisentwicklung im Kindesalter (Methoden: EEG, Verhaltensexperimente)

2019 & in press

Köster, M., Kayhan, E., Langeloh, M., & Höhl, S. (in press) Making Sense of the World – Infant Learning from a Predictive Processing Perspective. Perspectives on Psychological Science.

Dworazik, N., Kärtner, J., Lange, L., & Köster, M. (in press) Young children respond to moral dilemma like their mothers. Frontiers in Psychology. link

Köster, M.*, Langeloh, M.*, & Höhl, S. (2019) Visually entrained theta oscillations increase for unexpected events in the infant brain. Psychological Science.  doi.org/10.1177/0956797619876260

Köster, M., Martens, U., & Gruber, T. (2019). Memory entrainment by visually evoked theta-gamma coupling. Neuroimage. doi.org/10.1016/j.neuroimage.2018.12.002

Köster, M., & Kärtner, J. (2019). Why do infants help? A simple action reveals a complex phenomenon. Developmental Review. doi.org/10.1016/j.dr.2018.11.004

Köster, M., Itakura, S., Omori, M., & Kärtner, J. (2019). From understanding others’ needs to prosocial action: Motor and social abilities promote infants’ helping. Developmental Science. doi.org/10.1111/desc.12804

Schuhmacher, N., Köster, M., & Kärtner, J. (2019). Modeling prosocial behavior increases helping in 16-month-olds. Child Development. doi.org/10.1111/cdev.13054

Köster, M., Goeke, C., Bonkoch-Goeke, E., Hoffmann, T., & Kaspar, K. (2019). Auditory information support the learning transfer from L2 to L3 tonal languages. Current Psychology.  doi.org/10.1007/s12144-018-9792-z

2018

Köster, M.*, Finger, H.*, Graetz, S., Kater, M., & Gruber, T. (2018). Theta-gamma coupling binds visual perceptual features in an associative memory task. Scientific Reports.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-35812-7

Köster, M., & Kärtner, J. (2018). Context-sensitive attention is socialized via a verbal route in the parent-child interaction. PLoS ONE. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0207113

Köster, M., Itakura, S., Yovsi, R., & Kärtner, J. (2018). Visual attention in 5-year-olds from three different cultures. PLoS ONE.  doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0200239

Fonseca, B., Cavalcante, L., Kärtner, J., & Köster, M. (2018). Maternal socialization goals and the spontaneous prosocial behavior of children in rural contexts. Psychology: Research and Review   doi.org/10.1186/s41155-018-0108-x

Schöne, B., Köster, M., & Gruber, T. (2018). Coherence in general and personal semantic knowledge. Experimental Brain Researchdoi.org/10.1007/s00221-018-5324-1

Kruger, D.J., Köster, M., Nedelec, J.L., & Murphy, S.F. (2018). A life history framework advances the understanding of intentions for police cooperation. Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences.  doi.org/10.1037/ebs0000109

2017

Köster, M., Castel, J., Gruber, T., & Kärtner, J. (2017). Visual cortical networks align with behavioral measures of context-sensitivity in early childhood. Neuroimage.  doi.org/10.1016/j.neuroimage.2017.08.008

Köster, M., Haese, A., Czernochowski, D. (2017). Neuronal oscillations reveal the processes underlying intentional compared to incidental learning in children and young adults. PLoS ONE.  doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0182540

Köster, M., Finger, H., Kater, M., Schenk, C., & Gruber, T. (2017). Neuronal oscillations indicate sleep-dependent changes in the cortical memory trace. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience.  doi.org/10.1162/jocn_a_01071

2016

Köster, M., Cavalcante, L., Carvalho, R., & Resende, B. D., Kärtner, J. (2016). Cultural Influences on Toddlers’ Prosocial Behavior: How Maternal Task Assignment Relates to Helping Others. Child Development.  doi.org/10.1111/cdev.12636

Köster, M. (2016) What about microsaccades in the EEG of infants? Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences.  doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2016.0739

Köster, M., Ohmer, X., Nguyen, T. D., Kärtner, J. (2016) Infants understand others’ needs. Psychological Science.  doi.org/10.1177/0956797615627426

2015

Köster, M., Schumacher, N., & Kärtner, J. (2015) A Cultural Perspective on Prosocial Development. Human Ethology Bulletin  link

Goeke, C., Gramann, K., Kornpetpanee, S., Köster, M., Revelles, F. & König, P. (2015). Cultural background shapes spatial reference frame proclivity. Scientific Reports.  doi.org/10.1038/srep11426

Köster, M., Rüth, M., Hamborg, K.-C., Kaspar, K. (2015). Effects of personalized banner ads on visual attention and recognition memory. Applied Cognitive Psychology.  doi.org/10.1002/acp.3080

2014

Köster, M.*, Friese, U.*, Schöne, B., Trujillo-Barreto, N., & Gruber , T. (2014). Theta-gamma coupling during episodic retrieval in the human EEG. Brain Research.  doi.org/10.1016/j.brainres.2014.06.028

2013

Friese, U.*, Köster, M.*, Hassler, U., Martens, U., Barreto, N. T., & Gruber, T. (2013). Successful memory encoding is associated with increased cross-frequency coupling between frontal theta and posterior gamma oscillations in human scalp-recorded EEG. Neuroimage.  doi.org/10.1016/j.neuroimage.2012.11.002

* Joint first authors