Portraitfoto: Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Grit Hein

Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Grit Hein

PI Project Social environment (P5)

Phone:+49 931 201-77411


Further positions

  • Research Group Leader, Centre for Mental Health (ZEP)
  • Heisenberg W2 professorship in Translational Social Neuroscience 


  • Master and PhD in Psychology
  • Habilitation in Psychology


  • Empathy and other social motives
  • Social interactions
  • Social factors and anxiety disorders as well as pain perception
  • Neural connectivity
  • Decision making and learning