M. Sc. Silvia Selimi

Building D  Room 432
Phone: +49 (0)651 201 2074


Professional / Educational History

Since Oct. 2020
Research Assistant (PhD student), Department of Cognitive Psychology, University of Trier
Supervisors: Dr. Birte Moeller and Prof. Dr. Christian Frings

2017 – 2020
Master of Science (Psychology), Bielefeld University
Thesis Title: „When timing is everything: revision of an old paradigm measuring surprise“, Supervisors: apl. Prof. Dr. Gernot Horstmann and Prof. Dr. Werner X. Schneider, both Bielefeld University

Oct. 2019 – Mar. 2020
Internship: Unit for Neuro-cognitive Psychology, Bielefeld University

Jun. 2019 – Sep. 2019
Internship: Unit for Statistics and Methods, Bielefeld University

2014 – 2017
Bachelor of Science (Psychology), Bielefeld University

Research Interests

  • Action Control
  • Visual Attention
  • Eye-Tracking
  • Metacognition
  • Surprise and Expectation Strength