Forschungsschwerpunkt Translationale Neurowissenschaften Mainz


The Neuroimaging Center is a core research platform of the University Medical Center (UMC) of Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU). It is organized by the Focus Program Translational Neuroscience (FTN), an interdisciplinary alliance of neuroscientists in Mainz, funded by the State of Rhineland-Palatinate.

The NIC is headed by Raffael Kalisch, Professor for Human Neuroimaging at University Medical Center Mainz, who supervises the support team.

The head of the center reports biannually to the NIC Executive Board (“Nutzerrat”), where major strategic decisions are made. Board members are:

  • Professor for Human Neuroimaging / head of NIC (chairperson)
  • Spokesperson of the FTN
  • Chair of the Department of Clinical Psychology and Neuropsychology (JGU)
  • Chair of the Department of Neurology (UMC)
  • Chair of the Department of Neuroradiology (UMC)
  • Chair of the Department of Neurosurgery (UMC)
  • Chair of the Department of Nuclear Medicine (UMC)
  • Chair of the Institute of Microscopic Anatomy and Neurobiology (UMC)
  • Chair of the Department of Psychiatry und Psychotherapy (UMC)
  • Chair of the Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy (UMC)

Applications for MR scanning time are evaluated by the NIC users in the bi-weekly NIC meeting.


06. Dezember 2018
Christmas Party
This years NIC Christmas Party will be on Thursday December 6th, starting at 4pm. Please write to if you intend to come....mehr
14. November 2018
NIC Meeting
Bianca Kollmann (Psychiatry) will present a new project called “Stress inoculation as possible mechanism for resilience” in the NIC Meeting on Wednesday November 14th at 12 in the seminar room in building 701....mehr
31. Oktober 2018
NIC meeting
Til Ole Bergmann (DRZ) will give a talk on “EEG-triggered TMS to study neuronal oscillations”. See you at 12 in the seminar room in building 701.  ...mehr