Vivian R. Steiger, MSc

Vivian R. Steiger, MSc

PhD Student

Curriculum vitae

Since 2014 PhD Student
2011 - 2014Master of Science of Psychology (Cognitive Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience), University of Zurich, Switzerland
2007 - 2011Bachelor of Science in Psychology, University of Zurich, Switzerland

Current research projects

  • Multimodal neuroimaging in real-time neurofeedback training and therapy applied to anxiety disorders
  • Multimodal brain alterations associated with a positive outcome of cognitive behavioural therapy in social anxiety disorder: A longitudinal study


  • Surface-based morphometry, Diffusion Tensor Imaging, Network-based Statistics
  • Shape Analysis (in cooperation with McGill University, Montreal, Canada affiliated )
  • Real-Time fMRI with Neurofeedback

Research Interests

  • Clinical Neuroscience (Anxiety and Affective Disorders)
  • Brain imaging using functional and structural research methods
  • Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Interdisciplinary research (Neurobiology and Neuropsychology)