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1st Würzburg Summer School on Social Cognition and Neuroscience (SCONE)

Dear colleagues,

We are happy to announce the 1st Würzburg Summer School on Social Cognition and Neuroscience (SCONE) that will take place from July 23-28, 2017 in Würzburg, Germany.

The application deadline is April 15.

The Summer School is for advanced Master students and PhD students of Psychology and related disciplines (e.g., cognitive, affective, and social sciences, neuroscience). It offers a rich and diverse curriculum with stimulating keynote lectures, seminar-like hot-topic sessions, and skill-focused workshops led by internationally recognized experts.

Exemplary talks and classes:

• Jennifer Beer (University of Texas, Austin): “What Can the Brain Tell Us About the Rose-Colored Glasses of Self-Perception?” (Keynote)

• Bertram Gawronski (University of Texas, Austin): “Implicit social cognition: state of the field and current controversies” (Hot-Topic Session)

• Matthias Gamer (Universität Würzburg): “Eye-tracking” (Workshop)

For the full program, see:

The regular participation fee is 245 Euros; early registrations cost only 195 Euros. The fee covers tuition, housing, and administrative costs.

More detailed information on the Summer School can be found at

Please forward this email to potentially interested students and colleagues!

On behalf of the organizing committee,

Johannes Hewig

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